Hosta 'Grand Canyon' 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: 26 inches
Plant Spread: 36 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Slightly shiny, ovate leaves are moderately twisted, rippled with heavy substance and prominent veins. Chartreuse green leaves change to golden color. Upright.
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seed is viable.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Sum and Substance x Hosta sieboldiana var. montana

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Location: Barnes Arboretum, Merion, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-09
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Location: Barnes Arboretum, Merion, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-09
By csandt
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No hosta chatter? by profesora Mar 9, 2014 2:55 PM 38
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