Hosta (Hosta sieboldiana var. sieboldiana 'Choko Nishiki') in the Hostas Database

Botanical names:
Hosta sieboldiana var. sieboldiana Accepted
Hosta sieboldiana var. montana Synonym
Hosta montana Synonym

Also sold as:
Cho-Ko-Nishiki
On Stage

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6-10 inches
Plant Spread: 24-36 inches (60-90 cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Ovate, Corrugated
Flower Color: Lavender
Other: Pale Lavender, Funnel Shape.
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
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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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: Jun 23, 2011 7:23 PMGorgeous!
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2014-05-21 3:54 pm. It really is a 'showy' plant. Thus it was called 'On St
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: Jun 23, 2011 7:41 PMLeaf Detail
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Date: 2015-06-22
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2015-06-21An update on this plant.
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Location: Sangamon Co. Il.Date: 2018-05-24Washington Park
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Date: 2007-06-11Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
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Date: 2012-05-25
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Location: Barnes Arboretum, Merion, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-09
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-07-03'Choko Nishiki', aka 'On Stage'
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Location: Van der Veer Botanical Garden  Davenport, IowaDate: 2012-07-01
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Location: Northwest N.J.Date: 2019-07-05
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Comments:
Posted by virginiarose (Virginia) on May 26, 2012 4:44 PM

Also known as H. montana 'Choko Nishiki'. Hosta 'On Stage' is a sport of H. montana. Bright, golden-yellow, thick leaves with irregular green margins. A fast grower. Sun and Slug resistant.

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Posted by ViolaAnn (Ottawa, ON Canada - Zone 5a) on Jun 24, 2012 6:00 PM

Lovely colour in the spring and early summer. It will darken later in the season - usually sometime in July in my zone.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hosta On Stage by steve_mass Mar 26, 2012 7:19 AM 1
Hosta question by crawgarden Aug 3, 2019 5:50 AM 3
Summer pics 2018 by Rose1656 Aug 22, 2018 8:23 PM 69
Sun tolerant hosta by Frillylily Feb 13, 2015 6:38 PM 7

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