Hosta 'Pandora's Box' 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
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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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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Date: 2009-05-31
By Rose1656
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: May 16, 2011 4:08 PMA favorite mini
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Date: 2015-08-03
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: May 16, 2011 4:08 PM
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2011-07-09In bloom
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Location: Mackinaw, ILDate: 2011-06-02New plant, getting established.
By BookerC1
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Date: 2013-05-20
By Tepelus
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-07-03
By ViolaAnn
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-07-01My second try with this one. The first one I had for years but it
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Location: Northwest NJDate: 2018-08-10TC starter
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Posted by BookerC1 (Mackinaw, IL - Zone 5a) on Jul 5, 2012 2:43 PM

Very petite little hosta, with attractive bi-color leaves and twisted form. Slow to multiply. Seems to be highly attractive to insect pests, as it is chewed up when the other miniature hostas in the area are untouched.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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