Hosta 'Tears of Joy' 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: 4 inches tall
Plant Spread: 10 inches wide
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Lance shaped, twisted, folded, wavy, dull, Medium green. Vigorous and sun tolerant.
Flower Color: Other: Medium Lavender, Spider shaped flowers.
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
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon

Peculiar bloom on this plant which seems not to have petals on th

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hostas from Ottawa - June 16, 2017 by ViolaAnn Jul 12, 2017 8:40 AM 33
Best mini hosta to grow? by bluegrassmom May 9, 2017 3:26 PM 16
Hosta Newbie beginning my journey. by SpringGreenThumb Feb 9, 2018 11:21 PM 539
Open Garden in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jun 26, 2016 1:47 PM 6
Index to all the "Daily Hostas" by ViolaAnn May 3, 2017 1:25 PM 7
Favourite Minis by DebbieC Feb 26, 2016 11:10 AM 25
Hosta with Yellow flowers by keithp2012 May 13, 2016 8:39 PM 4
Mini Hosta by rosebud May 16, 2015 6:25 AM 7
Early June hostas in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jun 5, 2014 9:17 AM 17
Hostas are popping up in Ottawa too! by ViolaAnn May 26, 2014 4:54 PM 51
Late June Hostas in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jul 17, 2013 7:36 PM 23
Minature Hostas by Eli Sep 11, 2014 6:31 AM 72
Mini hostas by PollyK May 1, 2014 4:11 PM 44
Hosta pics from my gardens - May by Rose1656 May 12, 2012 8:31 PM 26
Hostas Cube Member HAVE Lists by AlwaysWeeding Aug 23, 2011 10:55 AM 20
Ottawa Hostas (2011) Regal - X-Rated by ViolaAnn Jul 20, 2011 9:06 AM 10
This year's newbies by kaylyred Jun 8, 2013 7:52 PM 111
The Minis by weeding Sep 24, 2010 6:56 AM 101

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