I am the hybridizer. This hosta is posted many times as a favorite and grows beautifully. Looks great when planted against a darker colored hosta or low growing evergreen shrub.
Key West Hosta hybrid
- Part Shade to Shade
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
Very large hosta! Brilliant clump of intense gold, smooth leaves. Filtered shade draws out brightest color.Foliage InterestAttracts:Hummingbirds
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:28 InchesScape Height:32 - 38 InchesSpacing:45 InchesSpread:45 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFlower Shade:LavenderFoliage Colors:YellowFoliage Shade:GoldHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Shade to ShadeMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Early SummerHardiness Zones:3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil Fertility Requirement:Fertile SoilSoil PH Category:Acidic SoilSoil PH Category:Neutral SoilUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:Specimen or Focal PointMaintenance Notes:
Best in partial to full shade. Prefers moist, organic soils. Easy to grow and very adaptable.
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Olga Petryszyn, Indiana, United States, 1 year ago