Hosta 'Climax' 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: 18-28 in.tall-Large (leaf 81-144 sq.in.)
Plant Spread: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Ovate, Corrugated, Vase shaped hosta with Dark green leaves and wide Golden margins. Slug resistant.
Flower Color: Other: Lavender flowers that have a tubular 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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Posted by virginiarose (Virginia) on Oct 3, 2011 3:29 PM

Hosta making a come back after Hurricane Irene.

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Oh where Oh where have all my Hosta friends gone??? by Christine27360 May 30, 2011 4:08 PM 43

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