Hosta 'Golden Scepter' 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: 12 inches
Plant Spread: 20 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: The round golden leaves form a colorful mound, a very vigorous grower. Sun tolerant but not Slug resistant.
Flowers: Other: topped with numerous light lavender flowers.
Flower Color: Lavender
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
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

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Location: Royal Botanical Gardens, Burlington, ON, CanadaDate: 2014-06-05
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Location: Barnes Arboretum, Merion, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-09
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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What is on your hosta wish list for 2013? by bluegrassmom Mar 30, 2013 6:06 PM 43
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