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Hosta 'Chartreuse Wiggles'

Chartreuse Wiggles Hosta

Hosta

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A lovely petite variety featuring mounds of wavy, narrow, lance-shaped chartreuse leaves, ideal for shaded beds, borders and containers; pale lavender flowers with purple stripes rise above foliage on tall scapes; adds contrast and texture

Description

A lovely petite variety featuring mounds of wavy, narrow, lance-shaped chartreuse leaves, ideal for shaded beds, borders and containers; pale lavender flowers with purple stripes rise above foliage on tall scapes; adds contrast and texture

Landscape Attributes

Chartreuse Wiggles Hosta is a dense herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

Chartreuse Wiggles Hosta is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Groundcover

Planting & Growing

Chartreuse Wiggles Hosta will grow to be about 8 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 12 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 10 inches apart. Its foliage tends to remain low and dense right to the ground. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years. As an herbaceous perennial, this plant will usually die back to the crown each winter, and will regrow from the base each spring. Be careful not to disturb the crown in late winter when it may not be readily seen!

Light Requirement:

shade

partial shade

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

2a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

10 inches

12 inches

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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