Hosta 'Snow Mouse' in the Hostas Database

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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: 6-10 in. tall
Plant Spread: 12-15 in.(30-38 cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: .very thick leaves have a beautiful white center surrounded by a blue-green border and make a stunning display. Leaf center stays white all season but do show some green flecks later.
Flower Color: Other: Lavender.
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Posted by robertduval14 (Mason, New Hampshire - Zone 5b) on Jan 2, 2016 12:05 PM

This one seems to have a high tendency to revert to all green leaves.

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