Hosta 'American Halo' in the Hostas Database

Data specific to Hostas (Edit)
Name of Hybridizer: Van Wade
Year of Registration: 1999

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: 18-28 in.tall-Large (leaf 81-144 sq.in.)
Plant Spread: 4-6 ft
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Broadly Ovate, Corrugated, Slug Resistant.
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Sport of: Northern Halo

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Growing Hostas from Seed and Watching for SportsGrowing Hostas from Seed and Watching for Sports
January 8, 2013

Growing your own hosta plants from seed can be a fun winter project. All you need is the seed, some soil for seedlings and a little patience. In the summer you can watch for sports on your mature plants.

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Posted by virginiarose (Virginia) on Sep 29, 2011 5:41 PM

WOW!!

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