Hosta x 'Enterprise'Item #9306 USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8
A beautiful contrasting addition to the shade garden, featuring heart-shaped leaves with dark green and creamy white variegation with tinges of olive green throughout the season. Dainty tubular lavender flowers appear above the low mounds of foliage in summer. This selection is a sport of Hosta Captain Kirk.
- OverviewLight Needs:Full shade to filtered sunWatering Needs:Best with regular water - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.Average Landscape Size:Reaches 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide; flowers 2 1/2 ft. tall.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:HOSS-tuhPlant type:PerennialDeciduous/evergreen:HerbaceousGrowth habit:SpreadingGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Reaches 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide; flowers 2 1/2 ft. tall.Special features:Attracts Hummingbirds, Bird Friendly, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift PlantFoliage color:VariegatedBlooms:SummerFlower color:PurpleFlower attributesShowy FlowersCompanion PlantsLungwort (Pulmonaria); Ligularia (Ligularia); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra); Lenten Rose (Helleborus)
- CareCare InformationNot particular to soil type; best with evenly moist, well drained soil. Water regularly during first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system; requires less water once established. Remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.Light Needs:Full shade to filtered sunWatering Needs:Best with regular water - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.