Hosta
Hosta undulata 'Mediovariegata'

Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hosta (HOSS-tuh) (Info)
Species: undulata (un-dew-LAY-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Mediovariegata
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Plant Size (check one):

Medium (leaf 25-81 square inches; plant 10-18 tall)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Partial to Full Shade

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

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Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Growing Habit:

Mound-like

Growth Rate:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Shape:

Ovate

Leaf Appearance:

Unknown - Tell us

Degree to which the appearance is present:

Deeply

Leaf Texture (top):

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Leaf Texture (bottom):

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Leaf Substance:

3 (Average)

Leaf Color:

Medium Green

Creamy White

Streaked with color marked above

Color of Leaf Margin:

Medium Green

Number of Vein Pairs:

9 to 11

Appearance of Margin:

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Margin Width:

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Bloom Time:

Mid

Flower Shape:

Trumpet

Flower Fragrance:

Unknown - Tell us

Does it set seed?:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Lavender

Medium Lavender

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Paradise, California

Machesney Park, Illinois

Spring Grove, Illinois

Edgewater, Maryland

Dracut, Massachusetts

Fergus Falls, Minnesota

Rochester, New York (2 reports)

Medora, North Dakota

New Freedom, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Culleoka, Tennessee

Lake Delton, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Mar 28, 2005, Dravencat from Edgewater, MD (Zone 7a) wrote:

Quick grower but dont forget to water. One of my favorites with all the colors and curves.
Only grown this for one year but have high expectations for the coming years.