Guacamole Hosta - Hosta x 'Guacamole'

2002 Hosta of the Year. Large heart shaped apple green leaves with dark green streaked margins. Leaf color becomes brighter gold color during the growing season. Fragrant light lavender blooms in summer. Great used as a shady groundcover or as a specimen plant.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Multi-Coloured
Flower Attributes: 
Fragrant
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Shade
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
36-48"
Flower Colors: 
Purple
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Ground Cover
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Prefers moist, well drained soil. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer before new growth begins. Cut back plants in the fall to promote strong vigorous spring growth. Divide plants every few years to maintain plant vigor. 

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