Hosta 'Zounds' 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: 28-30" tall
Plant Spread: 48-72 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Heavily textured golden-yellow leaves are thick,corrugated, puckered and somewhat resistant to snails, slugs and deer. Tolerates full sun and does require at least some sun for full coloration.
Flower Color: Other: Pale Lavender to near White, Funnel Shape.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seed is viable.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: one child plant

Spring color in evening light

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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-05-01Spring color in evening light
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Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.
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Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330Date: 2015-06-24
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Seedfork On March 7, 2012 Obtained plant
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