Hosta 'Patriot'
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Common Name:
Patriot
   
Ornamental Features:
Leaves are dark green and ovate. Margin is wide and creamy white. Flowers are lavender. A large hosta with a mounding growth habit of 2' x 3' tall. Plant in shade gardens. 1991 Hosta of the year. VIRUS INDEXED AND NEGATIVE
   
Habit and Growth Rate:
A large hosta
   
Landscape Value:
Makes an awesome specimen plant
   
Hardiness:
Zone 4-8
   
Culture:
Use a well-aerated professional soil. Requires average water holding capacity as well as being well drained. Prefers acidic soil with high amounts of organic matter. Does best in partial sun.
   
Pot Size & Finish Time:
Quart to 1 gallon (1 year), 2 gallon (2 years).
   
Propagation Methods:
Tissue Culture.
   
Pest/Disease Problems:
Snails and slugs.
   
More Information:
Dark green leaves with a wide irregular creamy white margin. Lavender flowers.