Hosta 'Aristocrat' in the Hostas Database

Data specific to Hostas (Edit)
Name of Hybridizer: Walter's Gardens Inc.
Year of Registration: 1997

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: 9-18 inches tall
Plant Spread: 15-24 inches wide.
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Broadly Ovate, Corrugated, thick, Intensely powdered, blue-green with a cream to white margin. Slug resistant.
Flower Color: Lavender
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
Other: Medium growth rate.
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP11286
Parentage: Sportof: Hadspen Blue

This plant was moved in 2012 to a different location where it is

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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2015-06-21This plant was moved in 2012 to a different location where it is
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2007-08-14H. 'Aristocrat'
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2012-06-20H. 'Aristocrat' leaf
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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