Hosta  [species] ventricosa

Hosta Size: Medium <strong>10 inches to 18 inches tall</strong><br />Leaf 25 to 81 sq inches

10 inches to 18 inches tall
Leaf 25 to 81 sq inches
Growth Habit: Mounded
Mounded Habit
Leaf Shape: heartshaped
Leaf Shape: heartshaped
Leaf SubstanceThick
Mature Plant Vein Pair Count9, 10, 11
Hosta Width24 inches
Growth RateMedium
Leaf AppearanceSlightly Flat
Leaf ColorGreen-Dark
Leaf Margin ColorGreen-Dark
Leaf Margin FormRippled-Slight
Leaf Texture TOPVery Shiny
Leaf Texture BOTTOMDull
The amount of sun that Hosta  [species] ventricosa tolerates is 20%
Sun Tolerance: 20%
Bloom ColorPurple-Pale
Bloom ShapeBell
Sets Seed?Hosta  <i>[species]</i> <i>ventricosa</i> SETS SEED
 Collect seedhead/pod when flowers fade; allow to dry

Sported Into: Crystal Fountain, Tiffney's Darth Vader, Aureomarginata
Pod Parent For: Holly's Honey, John Metzgar, Jolly Green Dwarf, Lakeside Black Satin, Lakeside Ebony Echoes, Lakeside Emerald Lights, Little Blue, Peedee Elfin Bells, Peedee Picotee, Rippled Honey, Rosedale Barnie, Rosedale Dough Boy, Slick Willie, Sunny Disposition, Twist of Fate, Waving Wuffles, Honey Hill Pins and Needles, Mama's Gold, Rosedale Stitched in Silk
Pollen Parent For: Betty, Kiwi Black Magic, Lakeside Ebony Echoes, Peedee Treasure, Rachel, Tardiflora Hybrida, Tucker Valentine, Unducosa, Venucosa

Other Information: This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds


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