Out of all the Hosta I planted last summer (~12), this is the one that took off the most, Even with accidently stepping on it when it was first immerging in the spring, in definitely not optimal soil conditions, I think it has tripled in size.
Shadowland® 'Diamond Lake' Hosta hybrid
Use this large blue hosta to add color to your shade garden! Attractive, heart-shaped, thick and heavily corrugated blue leaves have wavy margins. Pale lavender flowers.Foliage InterestAttracts:Hummingbirds
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:17 InchesScape Height:25 - 28 InchesSpacing:45 InchesSpread:45 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFlower Shade:Pale lavenderFoliage Colors:BlueFoliage Shade:Heart shaped, thick and heavily corrugatedHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement: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).Maintenance 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:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingMaintenance Notes:
Hostas grow best in moist, well-drained, organically enriched soil and full to part shade. Clean away the dead foliage after frost to prevent insect problems.Shadowland® 'Diamond Lake' Hosta hybrid USPPAF 30,769, Can PBRAF
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Kevin Mertel, Illinois, United States, 33 weeks ago
I love the Diamond lakes large sized leaf Which has exceptional substance. The color is dusty blue color. I love the ruffled edges.juliann schneider, Michigan, United States, 2 years ago
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