Hosta 'Blue Shadows' in the Hostas Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
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: 10-18 in. tall (medium)
Plant Spread: 24-36 inches wide
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Round leaves are extremely thick. Each leaf festures dark-blue shadows swirled around a muted streaked yellow center. Slug resistant
Flower Color: White
Other: bell shaped flowers.
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seed is viable.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-08-27
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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
2017 hosta pics by Rose1656 Jul 19, 2018 8:37 AM 88
Hosta Newbie beginning my journey. by SpringGreenThumb Feb 9, 2018 11:21 PM 539
Open Garden in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jun 26, 2016 1:47 PM 6
Index to all the "Daily Hostas" by ViolaAnn May 3, 2017 1:25 PM 7
Untitled by Rose1656 Aug 13, 2016 2:53 PM 41
Daily Hosta #93 - 'Frosted Dimples by ViolaAnn Mar 17, 2017 2:42 PM 5
Daily Hosta #80 - 'Blue Shadows' by ViolaAnn Mar 12, 2017 6:00 PM 1
Free hosta seeds - Canada only! by ViolaAnn Aug 27, 2018 8:45 PM 14
A few from Ottawa, ON in May: A-C by ViolaAnn May 18, 2015 9:23 AM 3
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Anyone order hosta yet? by kaylyred May 27, 2011 8:47 PM 27
Hosta Kneel and Feel 2010 by conifers May 12, 2010 7:15 AM 44
The "Kneel and Feel" in Canada 2010 by ViolaAnn Jun 15, 2010 1:17 PM 27

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