Hosta 'Fortunei Aureomarginata' 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: 18-28 in.tall-Large (leaf 81-144 sq.in.)
Plant Spread: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Ovate, Wavy.
Flower Color: Other: Pale Lavender Bell shaped flower on 30-40 in. scapes.
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Corm
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seed is viable.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Corms
Other: Rhizones
Child plants: 2 child plants

 2:02 pm. An old favourite - always looks good.

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Posted by ViolaAnn (Ottawa, ON Canada - Zone 5a) on Nov 21, 2011 11:03 AM

This is a real "oldie but goodie". A real show stopper in my garden, that I love. Give it time to mature and enough moisture and light and it does very well.

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