hosta 'shiny sonata'

Size: 1 gallon
  • shiny green leaves
  • fragrant lavender flowers
  • bloom time: mid-summer
  • zone 3
  • height 45-50cm
  • spread 50-75cm
  • 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
  • full sun, partial sun/shade
  • attracts hummingbirds
  • rabbit resistant
  • low maintenance
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)