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Paradigm Hosta

Hosta x 'Paradigm'

SKU
40356
Beautiful, boldly colored, heart-shaped leaves emerge in spring with a soft chartreuse, heavily seersuckered center that graduates to golden yellow, dramatically contrasted by dark green margins. In midsummer, trusses of lily-like, pale lavender to near-white flowers rise above the dense foliage mound on sturdy stems. An herbaceous perennial.
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Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade

Keep soil consistently moist but not soggy.

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Botanical PronunciationHOSS-tuh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; forms foliage clump 20 to 22 in. tall, 45 to 48 in. wide.
Bloom TimeMidsummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsKeep soil consistently moist but not soggy.
Companion PlantsCoral Bells (Heuchera); Ligularia (Ligularia); Mukdenia (Mukdenia); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra); Lungwort (Pulmonaria)

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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