Hosta 'Guardian Angel' 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: 24 in.
Plant Spread: 56 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Hosta has ruffled leaves that emerge blue-green with an ivory center. Leaves turn to almost completely blue-green as summer progresses.
Flower Color: Other: Near white tubular shaped flowers.
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
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
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Posted by virginiarose (Virginia) on Dec 31, 2012 5:07 AM

As to the viability of the seeds, pods are evident on H. 'Guardian Angel' and a few seeds may germinate but success is rare.

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