Hosta 'Goodness Gracious' in the Hostas Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 20 inches tall
Plant Spread: 28 in.(71cm.)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Rounded, thick and deeply veined leaves have a thin green center with a wide yellow rippled margin that will turn creamy yellow in bright light. Good slug resistance.
Flower Color: Other: Pale Lavender.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PPAF

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Posted by Tepelus (Nashville, Michigan - Zone 6a) on May 19, 2013 8:53 PM

Gorgeous sport of hosta 'Satisfaction' with wider edges and keeps getting better through the growing season as the center darkens and the edges become more gold.

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