Hosta 'Paradise Island' 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: 12-18 inches
Plant Spread: 15-30 inches.
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Dark green, jetting margin around the edge of the brillant yellow leaves which are held on red petioles.Ovate, cupped and wavy,slightly shiny.
Flower Color: Other: Pale Lavender, Funnel Shape.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seed is viable.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-08-28
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-05-09In my garden
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Date: 2012-05-25
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Location: Hornbaker's Gardens, Princeton, ILDate: 2015-09-12
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-08-21
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Summer pics 2018 by Rose1656 Aug 22, 2018 8:23 PM 69
What's showing up for Spring? by crawgarden Jul 11, 2018 3:14 PM 45
Hostas from Ottawa - June 16, 2017 by ViolaAnn Jul 12, 2017 8:40 AM 33
Hosta Newbie beginning my journey. by SpringGreenThumb Feb 9, 2018 11:21 PM 539
Index to all the "Daily Hostas" by ViolaAnn May 3, 2017 1:25 PM 7
Daily Hosta #176 - 'Paradise Island' by ViolaAnn Mar 25, 2017 2:43 PM 1
Daily Hosta #153 - 'Fire Island' by ViolaAnn Mar 20, 2017 12:17 PM 9
Daily Hosta #82 - 'Island Breeze' by ViolaAnn Mar 21, 2017 7:28 AM 3
Red Petioled Hosta by DebbieC Feb 11, 2016 3:31 PM 12
A few more from Ottawa, ON in May: D-F by ViolaAnn May 18, 2015 11:49 AM 2
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
Hostas at Howards by Paul2032 Jun 28, 2013 4:48 AM 31
A morning walk through my Hosta Garden by Paul2032 Jun 19, 2013 4:12 PM 34
What is on your hosta wish list for 2013? by bluegrassmom Mar 30, 2013 6:06 PM 43
Seeds anyone? I've got gazillions! by ViolaAnn May 2, 2012 5:52 AM 16
What is sprouting? by virginiarose Jun 20, 2012 1:13 PM 84
What's on Your 2012 Hosta List by Shannon May 2, 2012 5:22 PM 90
Good sources for Hostas by virginiarose Jun 8, 2012 3:43 PM 64

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