Hosta 'Blue Ox' 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
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Let's Celebrate Hostas!Let's Celebrate Hostas!
June 20, 2015

We open the Hostas Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, and more!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Did you order anything new this year? by NJBob Jul 5, 2019 7:40 PM 28
Your Favorite Small and Mini Hosta by TreeClimber Jul 1, 2019 6:37 AM 6
Hosta Pics by crawgarden Aug 30, 2019 7:29 PM 34
HVX in the Market in 2019: How common is HVX? by Scapehunter Aug 3, 2019 5:22 PM 13
2019 pics by Rose1656 Aug 6, 2019 6:07 AM 32
If you only had space for one large hosta? by Frillylily May 10, 2019 8:09 AM 5
Hosta Class by treehugger Aug 17, 2018 7:48 PM 1
HVX confirmation? by JLWilliams Aug 4, 2018 12:27 PM 5
Any tips for growing a large hosta in a large pot? by Frillylily Jul 23, 2018 10:05 PM 0
Seedlings I'm keeping or watching by ViolaAnn Jul 15, 2018 6:30 PM 12
Summer pics 2018 by Rose1656 Aug 22, 2018 8:23 PM 69
mini hostas by UrbanWild Jun 13, 2018 6:24 AM 7
Voles and Hostas by crawgarden Jun 2, 2018 6:04 AM 1
What's showing up for Spring? by crawgarden Jul 11, 2018 3:14 PM 45

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