Little Darling® Hosta

Hosta x 'MonChard'

Bright green and yellow leaves centers cover this very tidy Hosta with a dwarf mounding habit. Foliage is brightly colored with stable variegation. Dainty flower spikes appear in July. A good garden performer and excellent small container plant.
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Full shade, Partial shade

Once established, hostas are drought tolerant but require regular moisture for best performance.

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Average Size at MaturityReaches ten inches tall and 14 inches wide.
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorVariegated
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Tropical
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden
Light NeedsFull shade, Partial shade
Special FeatureClump Forming, Shade Loving, Tolerates Wet Soils, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsOnce established, hostas are drought tolerant but require regular moisture for best performance.
Companion PlantsAstilbe (Astilbe); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Columbine (Aquilegia); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Mukdenia (Mukdenia)

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-7

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