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Hosta 'Curly Fries'
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Plant Type: Hostas

2016 Hosta of the Year!  One of K&K’s favorite small hosta!

This irresistible miniature to small sized hosta is the perfect accompaniment for bright blue hostas like ‘Prairie Sky’, especially when planted together in containers or near the front of the border.

It forms an arching, wiggly clump of extremely rippled, narrow leaves.  Position this hosta where it will receive morning sun, as its chartreuse foliage will be brightest there.  Mature plants will develop red speckled petioles.

Lavender flowers top the clump in midsummer.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Purple shades

Foliage Color

Green shades, Yellow shades

Plant Spread

16 inches

Good Companions

Plant Height

6 inches

Scape Height

16 inches

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

Average soil, Fertile soil

Characteristics & Attributes


Border plants, Container, Cut flower or foliage, Small/Miniture, Grown for attractive foliage, Easy to grow

Bloom Time


Critter Resistance


Part shade to full shade

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests