hosta 'ben vernooy' (ben vernooij)

Size: 1 gallon
  • blue-green foliage with a bold yellow margin
  • margins turn creamy-white throughout the summer
  • pale lavender flowers
  • bloom time: late june into july
  • zone 3
  • height 30-45cm
  • spread 45-50cm
  • colour lavender
    • hosta grow best in a rich, moist, well-drained soil, in partial to full shade
    • early to mid-morning sun and dappled shade in the afternoon are ideal conditions for most hosta cultivars
    • some are full sun tolerant, when consistent moisture is provided
    • cleaning out dormant foliage in early winter will help reduce the insect population, such as slug larvae
    • partial sun/shade, full shade
    • attracts hummingbirds
    • low maintenance
    • ground cover