Hosta 'The Razor's Edge' 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
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Add a Splash of Color to Your Hosta GardenAdd a Splash of Color to Your Hosta Garden
June 23, 2015

It goes without saying that tastes vary. Hosta purists might recoil at the addition of a strong primary color to the cool blues, greens, and golds in their garden. To others, including me, the judicious addition of a splash of strong color to a mature planting can add excitement and visual interest.

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Date: 2015-06-15
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2015-06-21An update on this plant.
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2011-08-09The Razor's Edge
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Date: 2015-05-15
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Date: 2015-05-21
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Date: 2015-06-01
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-08-27
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Nice Plant..... by Paul2032 Jun 24, 2015 2:43 PM 1
Index to all the "Daily Hostas" by ViolaAnn May 3, 2017 1:25 PM 7
Daily Hosta #148 - 'The Razor's Edge' by ViolaAnn Mar 31, 2017 9:11 AM 1
Hostas, pipe dream in z9/10? by vossner Jun 11, 2017 11:37 AM 21
Hosta Orders 2016 by DebbieC Feb 21, 2016 3:55 PM 14
Red Petioled Hosta by DebbieC Feb 11, 2016 3:31 PM 12
Cure for slugs. by treehugger Sep 3, 2015 4:57 PM 16
2015 - ATP - 'Secret Hosta Swap" - Sign-Up Below. by ZZTOPSOIL Jul 4, 2015 10:22 AM 39
Hosta House....Salt Lake City by Paul2032 Sep 24, 2016 3:34 AM 16
The Hostas prosper in my Utah Garden........... by Paul2032 May 16, 2015 6:33 AM 8
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
Whats blooming in your Hosta Garden? Pictures please! by virginiarose Sep 5, 2013 4:34 PM 100
2011 - 'Spring Spectacular Secret Hosta Swap' -Sign-Up Below. by ZZTOPSOIL Jun 30, 2011 7:27 PM 51
Hostas Cube Member HAVE Lists by AlwaysWeeding Aug 23, 2011 10:55 AM 20

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