Go Back Beet Salad

Hosta 'Beet Salad'

Plant Type: Hostas

Hosta ‘Beet Salad’ has beet red petioles and beet red scapes featuring rich purple flowers in July. It also has a thin beet red margin, which appears to only be one vein wide.

This is a unique hosta from Bob Solberg. It has a very thin red border on each leaf in spring. Fertile and does pass on the red genes. Flowers are lavender. Size is Medium. Height is 12-24 inches. This is a very unique and attractive hosta.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

This is a very unique hosta featuring new reds.

Flower Color

rich purple flowers in July

Foliage Color

Red petioles and red scapes. Green leaves.

Plant Spread

24"

Good Companions

Other shade plants.

Plant Height

12 - 24"

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4

Soil Moisture

moist


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Lots of red which is new in the world of hosta.

Bloom Time

July

Critter Resistance

Exposure

shade to part sun

Growth Rate

average

Seasonal Interests

spring/summer