Hosta 'X-Ray' 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
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.

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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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Winter Hosta by crawgarden Nov 24, 2019 3:55 PM 13
Hosta Pics by crawgarden Aug 30, 2019 7:29 PM 34
Any idea on an ID for this? by Frillylily Jun 30, 2019 6:01 AM 7
Growing Hosta under Gum Tree by SpringGreenThumb May 10, 2019 5:32 AM 6
No flowers by Cinta Sep 22, 2018 11:33 PM 4
Will hosta be harmed by the deer eating them over and over? by Frillylily Jun 28, 2019 8:46 PM 16
Hosta IDs, please? by ShakespearesGarden Jul 10, 2018 2:23 PM 4
Summer pics 2018 by Rose1656 Aug 22, 2018 8:23 PM 69
Hostas by Amy1022 Jul 8, 2018 6:29 PM 7
large album of hosta leaf pictures by ViolaAnn Apr 13, 2019 8:11 AM 4
What's showing up for Spring? by crawgarden Jul 11, 2018 3:14 PM 45
Anyone interested in purchasing some old standby hosta? by bluegrassmom Apr 11, 2018 6:05 PM 7
Hostas for 2018 by crawgarden Jul 31, 2018 7:58 AM 24
Buying pl;ants in bulk by oicur Sep 20, 2017 10:51 PM 4
Container Gardening with Hostas 2017 by bloominholes2fill Oct 15, 2017 7:33 PM 12
Will these survive? (Whodunnit: Critter damage? Explicit herbicidal images!) by GenXNEGeorgia Aug 2, 2017 10:39 AM 19
I wasn't going to buy any Hostas this year............but...... by Paul2032 Jun 27, 2017 3:45 PM 3
Hostas from Ottawa - June 16, 2017 by ViolaAnn Jul 12, 2017 8:40 AM 33
How to help my hostas by dannyfried Jun 8, 2017 11:10 AM 3
Hosta confirmed with HVX by ViolaAnn Jun 6, 2017 9:20 AM 4

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