Hosta 'Embroidery' 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
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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Mutating and Sporting in the Shade GardenMutating and Sporting in the Shade Garden
May 6, 2014

Most variegated hostas are mutations or sports. Many beautiful ones never reach the open market.

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Posted by Paul2032 ( Utah - Zone 5b) on May 29, 2012 7:09 AM

Embroidery is a very unique but unstable Hosta. It was in demand for some time but the excitement has lessened as it is so difficult to grow and reverts loosing it's unusual look.

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