Hosta 'Spilt Milk' 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: 18-28 in.tall-Large (leaf 81-144 sq.in.)
Plant Spread: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Broadly ovate, lightly corrugated, Blue green leaves with white speckling and irregular white streaks. Slug resistant.
Flower Color: White
Other: Tubular shaped.
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
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Seedlings I'm keeping or watching by ViolaAnn Jul 15, 2018 6:30 PM 12
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
What is the best way to sprout my Hosta seeds? by SpringGreenThumb Mar 12, 2018 3:27 PM 21
Seedlings in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jun 27, 2017 8:14 AM 6
Hostas from Ottawa - June 16, 2017 by ViolaAnn Jul 12, 2017 8:40 AM 33
Some early spring pics by Rose1656 May 12, 2017 7:43 PM 25
Open Garden in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jun 26, 2016 1:47 PM 6
Growing Hosta's from seeds??? by Shy_gardener Nov 4, 2016 2:41 PM 36
A seedling to watch by ViolaAnn May 31, 2016 11:34 AM 7
Index to all the "Daily Hostas" by ViolaAnn May 3, 2017 1:25 PM 7
Free hosta seeds - Canada only! by ViolaAnn Aug 27, 2018 8:45 PM 14
Daily Hosta #62 - seedling of 'Spilt Milk' by ViolaAnn Mar 29, 2017 1:46 PM 2
Daily Hosta #51 - 'Spilt Milk' by ViolaAnn Mar 30, 2017 11:56 AM 3
What is your favorite Large hosta? by hostasmore Aug 1, 2016 3:40 PM 61
Which growers would you recommend? by bluegrassmom Jan 26, 2016 1:29 PM 23
Hostas - 2015 - Photos and Chat by Cookies4kids Sep 7, 2015 10:03 PM 130
Hostas in my Utah Garden..... by Paul2032 Jun 10, 2015 8:16 PM 10
More from Ottawa, ON in May: M-X by ViolaAnn May 30, 2015 8:05 AM 5
Giant Hosta ! by rosebud Oct 12, 2017 10:47 PM 27

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