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Hosta 'Autumn Frost'

Plant Type: Hostas

'Autumn Frost' is a sport of the 2010 Hosta of the Year, 'First Frost', which in turn is a sport of the champion of blue hostas, 'Halcyon'. It is a showier version of 'First Frost', displaying extra wide margins.
The leaves emerge frosty blue with a bright yellow margin that lightens to creamy white during the summer. It forms a medium sized mound topped with light lavender flowers in mid to late summer.

Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Flower Color

Purple

Foliage Color

Variegated

Plant Spread

24

Good Companions

Other hosta and shade loving plants

Plant Height

12

Scape Height

12-16"

Hardness Zone

3-9

Soil Moisture

All hosta love rich, organic, moist soil

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Bloom Time

Mid to late summer

Critter Resistance

Resistance to slugs

Exposure

Part to full shade

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests