Hosta 'Key West' 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: 35 inches tall
Plant Spread: 80 inches wide. (extremely large)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Large gold leaves are heart shaped, slightly wavy, Ovate, twisted and slightly shiny.
Flower Color: Other: Medium lavender, tubular 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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Date: 2015-06-15
By Paul2032
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Date: 2015-04-28
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Date: 2016-06-14
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Location: Barnes Arboretum, Merion, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-09
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Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
By vic
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Photo Courtesy of Te Sligte Gardens. Used with Permission
By Joy
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Summer pics 2018 by Rose1656 Aug 22, 2018 8:23 PM 69
2017 hosta pics by Rose1656 Jul 19, 2018 8:37 AM 88
Hosta....a study in color and textures by Paul2032 Jun 11, 2013 5:55 AM 6
A morning walk through my Hosta Garden by Paul2032 Jun 19, 2013 4:12 PM 34
Hostas Cube Member HAVE Lists by AlwaysWeeding Aug 23, 2011 10:55 AM 20
Hosta in my Utah Garden.....June 16, 2011 by Paul2032 Jul 1, 2011 5:42 AM 22

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