Hosta 'Fortunei Albopicta'
|Family:||Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)|
|Genus:||Hosta (HOSS-tuh) (Info)|
|Additional cultivar information:||(aka Fortune Albopicta, Viridis Marginata)|
|Registered or introduced:||1987|
Plant Size (check one):
Medium (leaf 25-81 square inches; plant 10”-18” tall)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
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 to Partial Shade
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed
Degree to which the appearance is present:
Leaf Texture (top):
Leaf Texture (bottom):
Color of Leaf Margin:
Number of Vein Pairs:
Fewer than 9
Appearance of Margin:
1/64" - 1/32"
1/32" - 1/16"
1/16" - 1/8"
1/8" - 1/4"
1/4" - 1/2"
Does it set seed?:
Yes; seed is not viable
No it does not set seed
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings
Where to Grow:
This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:
Machesney Park, Illinois
Traverse City, Michigan
New Ulm, Minnesota
Ithaca, New York
Franklin, Wisconsinshow all