Hosta 'Cutting Edge' 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: 16 in. (41cm)
Plant Spread: 34 inches wide
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Hosta has a fountain of glistening blue leaves that are extremely ruffled and cupped. Attractive when it's breezy as it shows its white underside bloom. Slug resistant.
Flower Color: Other: Pale Lavender, Funnel Shape.
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Barnes Arboretum, Merion, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-09
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2018-08-21
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Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
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Location: Ottawa, ONDate: 2015-06-21An update on this plant. It is registered as "medium" but nobody
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What's your favorite hosta that is not well-known? by alwaysbehindMN Jun 22, 2019 2:07 AM 13
Open Garden in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jun 26, 2016 1:47 PM 6
A few from Ottawa - 2016 pictures now by ViolaAnn Jun 17, 2016 12:54 PM 6
Index to all the "Daily Hostas" by ViolaAnn May 3, 2017 1:25 PM 7
Daily Hosta #107 - 'Cutting Edge' by ViolaAnn Mar 14, 2017 7:12 PM 1
What is your favorite Large hosta? by hostasmore Aug 1, 2016 3:40 PM 61
Hostas - 2015 - Photos and Chat by Cookies4kids Sep 7, 2015 10:03 PM 130
A few from Ottawa, ON in May: A-C by ViolaAnn May 18, 2015 9:23 AM 3
Early June hostas in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jun 5, 2014 9:17 AM 17
Hostas are popping up in Ottawa too! by ViolaAnn May 26, 2014 4:54 PM 51
New to Hostas, would love help! by Handed Oct 21, 2013 5:51 PM 23
Late June Hostas in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jul 17, 2013 7:36 PM 23
Whats blooming in your Hosta Garden? Pictures please! by virginiarose Sep 5, 2013 4:34 PM 100
Autumn Frost by eclayne May 22, 2013 8:05 PM 15
Any unusual Hostas by virginiarose Jun 19, 2012 4:01 AM 24
Which varieties resisted the slugs in your garden? by ViolaAnn Mar 31, 2012 11:45 AM 10
Groundcover hostas by PollyK Dec 29, 2011 5:32 AM 45
Good places to buy hostas by kitgary Apr 2, 2011 7:31 AM 23
Hostas Cube Member HAVE Lists by AlwaysWeeding Aug 23, 2011 10:55 AM 20
Ottawa hostas by ViolaAnn Jul 1, 2011 5:00 PM 12

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