Hosta 'Lunar Orbit' 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
Plant Height: 30 inches
Plant Spread: 50 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Ovate, Corrugated, Solid light green in spring, then turn deep yellow in early summer and develop dark green, streaked margins. They have a leathery substance making them Slug resistant.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Large, flared, violet blossoms appear on 30 in.scapes over a long period.
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

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