Hosta 'Summer Breeze' 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: 22 inches
Plant Spread: 50 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Dark green leaves with wide, irregular, chartreuse to yellow margins, thin broadly ovate leaves. Slug resistant and Sun Tolerant.
Flower Color: Other: Pale lavender, Tubular shape.
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: one child plant

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Garden Tours:  ChelleGarden Tours: Chelle
By Sharon on April 8, 2012

This is a Garden Tour you'll long remember. Chelle has done marvelous things with her 10 acres in Indiana and she will show us both the before and after photos. We think you are going to love this tour! (Be sure to click on the photos to enlarge so you'll get the full picture!)

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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2011-07-24H. 'Summer Breeze'
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2011-06-23In a friends garden
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2008-07-20H. 'Summer Breeze'
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2012-06-20H. 'Summer Breeze' leaf
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Date: 2013-08-20
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Date: 2014-05-14
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Date: 2014-06-10
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Date: 2014-06-11
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Date: 2014-06-25
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Date: 2014-07-02
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Date: 2015-06-18
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Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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