Hosta 'Beach Boy' in the Hostas Database

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Data specific to Hostas (Edit)
Name of Hybridizer: Gerard Heemskerk
Year of Registration: 2011

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 14-16 inches
Plant Spread: 24-30 inches
Leaves: Variegated
Flower Color: Bi-Color: White-yellow with blue green edges
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Sport of: Dream Weaver

Hosta Beach Boy I have high hopes for this one

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Location: Suburban Denver, ColoradoDate: 2015-06-13Hosta Beach Boy I have high hopes for this one
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srinehart On September 21, 2018 Obtained plant
purchased from Gilbert H Wild and Sons - $5.40
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My New Hostas 2015 by CDsSister Sep 20, 2015 9:16 PM 17
What new hostas do you have on order and from where? by Ticker Apr 14, 2015 11:04 AM 13
Hostas Cube Member HAVE Lists by AlwaysWeeding Aug 23, 2011 10:55 AM 20

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