Hosta 'Darwin's Standard' 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: 18 inches-28 inches
Plant Spread: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Oval to heart-shaped, very thick, smooth and glossy, large apple-green leaves( turns yellow or gold with some morning sun) have irregular dark green margins. Sun tolerant.
Flowers: Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Ivory or Pale lavender bell shaped flowers.
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seed is viable, produces fertile seed.
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Discussion Threads about this plant
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What's on Your 2012 Hosta List by Shannon May 2, 2012 5:22 PM 90
Hostas Cube Member HAVE Lists by AlwaysWeeding Aug 23, 2011 10:55 AM 20

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