Hosta 'Wolverine' 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" tall
Plant Spread: 30 inches (76cm.)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Arching leaves, lance-shaped with a rounded base, blue-green turning green with a wide, slightly wavy yellow margin.
Flower Color: Other: Pale lavender, Tubular shape.
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Companion Plants for the Hosta GardenCompanion Plants for the Hosta Garden
June 22, 2015

Hostas come in a great variety of colors, sizes, forms, and textures. A shady bed featuring only a number of well-chosen Hosta cultivars can provide great visual interest, but the addition of some companion plants can add to the overall beauty and diversity.

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What's showing up for Spring? by crawgarden Jul 11, 2018 3:14 PM 45
Some early spring pics by Rose1656 May 12, 2017 7:43 PM 25
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The Hostas prosper in my Utah Garden........... by Paul2032 May 16, 2015 6:33 AM 8
So let the Hosta season begin...... by Paul2032 Apr 26, 2015 7:54 PM 29
My first pips of the year. by Seedfork Mar 23, 2015 8:29 AM 4
Hostas for sale, $5 each By Profersora's request this thread is closed. by profesora Mar 25, 2014 9:51 AM 22
Hosta of the year 2016 by profesora Jul 25, 2017 5:05 PM 25
A visit to the Hosta House in Salt Lake City.......... by Paul2032 Jun 26, 2013 8:40 AM 6
Whats blooming in your Hosta Garden? Pictures please! by virginiarose Sep 5, 2013 4:34 PM 100
Just love emerging hostas---- by duane456 May 8, 2013 8:06 AM 36
How many of us are there and where are you all? by ViolaAnn Oct 22, 2012 1:42 PM 61
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Good sources for Hostas by virginiarose Jun 8, 2012 3:43 PM 64
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Single Hosta II by BlackHawkGiboshi Nov 30, 2011 11:15 AM 66
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And the first hosta to wake up is... by kaylyred Jun 3, 2011 8:12 PM 22

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