Hosta 'Island Charm' 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 inches
Plant Spread:12 inches
Leaves:Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Flat, broadly ovate leaves have very dark green margins with lighter green streaking into the white center( center is pale yellow in low light).
Flower Color:Purple
Other: Pale purple, striped, tubular shape.
Flower Time:Summer
Inflorescence Type:Raceme
Underground structures:Rhizome
Uses:Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant:Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds:Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seed pods are pink, seed is viable.
Propagation: Other methods:Division

The plant in my previous image died winter 2012-13. This new divi

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Best mini hosta to grow? by bluegrassmomMay 9, 2017 3:26 PM16
Index to all the "Daily Hostas" by ViolaAnnMay 3, 2017 1:25 PM7
Daily Hosta #145 - 'Island Charm' by ViolaAnnMar 21, 2017 7:32 AM1
Mini Hosta by rosebudMay 16, 2015 6:25 AM7
Hostas for sale, $5 each By Profersora's request this thread is closed. by profesoraMar 25, 2014 9:51 AM22
Hosta of the year 2016 by profesoraFeb 12, 2014 8:31 PM18
Hostas Cube Member HAVE Lists by AlwaysWeedingAug 23, 2011 10:55 AM20
Ottawa hostas by ViolaAnnJul 1, 2011 5:00 PM12
The Minis by weedingSep 24, 2010 6:56 AM101

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