Hosta 'Jack of Diamonds' 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: 10-18 in. tall (medium)
Plant Spread: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Ovate, Corrugated, Dull, Thick, Medium blue-green leaves with a wide yellow margin. Leaves are almost entirely mottled with yellow and green. Slug resistant.
Flower Color: White
Other: bell shaped flowers.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seed is viable.
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hosta ID needed for this giant one by pirl Dec 19, 2015 10:25 AM 21
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