hosta 'guacamole'

Size: 1 gallon
  • chartreuse leaf with a medium green margin
  • very fragrant large white flowers
  • bloom time: mid-august to september
  • zone 3
  • height 55-60cm
  • spread 125-135cm
  • colour white
  • 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 butterflies
  • attracts hummingbirds
  • low maintenance
  • fragrant
  • ground cover
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)