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Hosta
Hosta 'Samurai'

Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hosta (HOSS-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Samurai
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Plant Size (check one):

Large (leaf 81-144 square inches; plant 18-28 tall)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Patent Information:

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Seed Collecting:

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Growing Habit:

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Growth Rate:

Medium

Leaf Shape:

Broadly Ovate

Leaf Appearance:

Corrugated

Degree to which the appearance is present:

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Leaf Texture (top):

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Leaf Texture (bottom):

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Leaf Substance:

2 (Good)

Leaf Color:

Medium Green

Color of Leaf Margin:

Greenish-yellow (Chartreuse)

Pale Yellow

Number of Vein Pairs:

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Appearance of Margin:

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Margin Width:

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Bloom Time:

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Flower Shape:

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Flower Fragrance:

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Does it set seed?:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Near White

Regional

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

Machesney Park, Illinois

Kalamazoo, Michigan

Orrville, Ohio

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Seattle, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

On May 6, 2008, Gabrielle from (Zone 5a) wrote:

a.k.a. Hosta sieboldiana 'Samurai'