Hosta x 'Enterprise'Item #9306 USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8
A beautiful 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'. An herbaceous perennial.
- OverviewLight Needs:Full shade to filtered sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.Average Landscape Size:Foliage reaches 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide; flowers to 2 1/2 ft. tall.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:HOSS-tuhPlant type:PerennialDeciduous/evergreen:HerbaceousGrowth habit:SpreadingGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Foliage reaches 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide; flowers to 2 1/2 ft. tall.Foliage color:VariegatedBlooms:SummerFlower color:PurpleFlower attributesShowy FlowersCompanion PlantsLungwort (Pulmonaria); Ligularia (Ligularia); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra); Lenten Rose (Helleborus)
- CareCare InformationProvide slightly acidic, evenly moist, well-drained, humusy soil. Avoid harsh sun exposures. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge in early spring. Divide every 2 to 3 years in early spring.Light Needs:Full shade to filtered sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.