Hosta 'Oshima Silk' in the Hostas Database

Data specific to Hostas (Edit)
Name of Hybridizer: Shimizu-Zilis-Vanous
Year of Registration: 2009

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 10 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Leaves: Other: medium green with creamy-white margin
Flower Color: Lavender
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: one child plant

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Posted by DaylilySLP (Dearborn Hts, MI - Zone 6b) on Feb 9, 2018 8:30 PM

Growing Habit: Mound-like
Growth Rate: Slow
Leaf Shape: Ovate
Leaf Appearance: Flat
Leaf Texture (top): Dull
Leaf Texture (bottom): Glaucous Bloom
Number of Vein Pairs: 9 to 11
Appearance of Margin: Heavily Rippled
Margin Width: 1/8" - 1/4"

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