Hosta 'Yin' in the Hostas Database

Data specific to Hostas (Edit)
Name of Hybridizer: Jim & Sandy Wilkins
Year of Registration: 2002

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
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Sport of: Maize and Blue

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Hosta Light Requirement TidbitsHosta Light Requirement Tidbits
June 10, 2017

Here are some hosta light/sun requirement tidbits (with examples) gleaned from my experience.

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Posted by robertduval14 (Mason, New Hampshire - Zone 5b) on Mar 3, 2013 3:17 PM

Early in the season the light margins are a light green that turn creamy white as the season progresses.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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identifying my hostas by sputterbug10 Aug 9, 2018 2:20 PM 1
HVX confirmation? by JLWilliams Aug 4, 2018 12:27 PM 5
Hosta variety ID by starbookworm Jul 23, 2018 12:31 PM 4
Is there an album of hosta flower pics? by caitlinsgarden Sep 2, 2018 4:12 PM 17
Seedlings I'm keeping or watching by ViolaAnn Jul 15, 2018 6:30 PM 12
Hosta IDs, please? by ShakespearesGarden Jul 10, 2018 2:23 PM 4
Summer pics 2018 by Rose1656 Aug 22, 2018 8:23 PM 69
Ohohhh by skits Jun 29, 2018 3:28 PM 9
Hosta from a leaf stem? by pinkruffles May 16, 2018 8:12 PM 3
What's showing up for Spring? by crawgarden Jul 11, 2018 3:14 PM 45
New Member by skits Mar 22, 2018 11:36 AM 3
What is the best way to sprout my Hosta seeds? by SpringGreenThumb Mar 12, 2018 3:27 PM 21
Halcyon by Frillylily Jan 28, 2018 1:36 PM 10
Buying pl;ants in bulk by oicur Sep 20, 2017 10:51 PM 4
Is this Hosta Virus X? Or iron deficiency? by SpringGreenThumb Aug 6, 2017 12:27 AM 58
Will these survive? (Whodunnit: Critter damage? Explicit herbicidal images!) by GenXNEGeorgia Aug 2, 2017 10:39 AM 19
Seedlings in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jun 27, 2017 8:14 AM 6
Hostas from Ottawa - June 16, 2017 by ViolaAnn Jul 12, 2017 8:40 AM 33
Some of mine are cooking in the sun - by tcs1366 Jun 12, 2017 9:30 AM 2
Hosta confirmed with HVX by ViolaAnn Jun 6, 2017 9:20 AM 4

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