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Curly Fries Hosta

Hosta x 'Curly Fries'

SKU
41268
This small hosta is the perfect choice for smaller garden spaces. Forms an arching, wiggly clump of extremely rippled, narrow leaves that develop the best chartreuse color when planted within a morning sun exposure. Lavender flowers appear in midsummer. An herbaceous perennial. 2016 Hosta of the Year.
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Filtered sun, Partial shade

Keep soil consistently moist but not soggy.

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Botanical PronunciationHOSS-tuh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; forms foliage clump 6 in. tall, 16 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Edging
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Partial shade
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsKeep soil consistently moist but not soggy.
Companion PlantsCoral Bells (Heuchera); Mukdenia (Mukdenia); Carpet Bugle (Ajuga); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)

Provide slightly acidic, evenly moist, well-drained, humusy soil. Avoid harsh sun exposures. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8

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