Hosta 'Golden Tiara' in the Hostas Database

Data specific to Hostas (Edit)
Name of Hybridizer: Bob Savory
Year of Registration: 1977

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 15 inches
Plant Spread: 20 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Light green with a wide band of yellow.
Flowers: Other: Medium lavender orchid flowers.
Flower Color: Lavender
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 1994 Alex J. Summers Distinguished Merit Award // AHS Nancy Minks Award in 1980.
Child plants: one child plant

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Let's Celebrate Hostas!Let's Celebrate Hostas!
By dave on June 20, 2015

We open the Hostas Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, and more!

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Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VADate: 2018-07-06
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Location: Kitchen hosta garden - morning sun only.Date: 2008-0514
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2020-06-07
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Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VADate: 2018-05-05
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Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VADate: 2018-07-06Buds and Blooms
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2020-06-27
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2018-06-12Always looks like a happy and content little Hosta.
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2011-06-23
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Location: Peterborough, ON, CanadaDate: 2015-08-20
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-07
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Location: Part Shade Zone 6Date: 2011-05-19Pictured here with heuchera Mocha. Gold Tiara is in an early stag
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Date: 2010-03-05Photo Courtesy of Walnut Hill Gardens Used With Permission. Unaut
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Location: SunZone 6aDate: 2013-06-07
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Location: Kitchen hosta garden - morning sun only.Date: 2013-01-22
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Posted by Hostalady (Maple Grove, MN - Zone 4a) on May 27, 2017 9:44 PM

Good, fast growing, edger hosta. I started with 3 (18 years ago), gradually divided them until I have about 25 plants now and they are all robust. Never had any of them revert.

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Posted by virginiarose (Virginia) on Apr 3, 2014 8:39 AM

This hosta is a rapid grower, makes a great edger plant, and also looks great as a mass planting.

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