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Hosta 'Orange Star'

Plant Type: Hostas

Hosta ‘Orange Star’ is a midsized specimen with bright yellow leaves and dark green margins with an added orange glow from the center. Lavender flowers appear in July. Likes the sun! If grown in morning sun, the thick leaf centers will be orange in spring and by August fade to a cream color. If grown in the shade, you will have yellow leaves throughout the season that will not darken like the parent does. Grows slower.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Pale Lavender

Foliage Color

Deep Green/Yellow

Plant Spread

20''

Good Companions

Plant Height

12''

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-9

Soil Moisture


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Bloom Time

Midsummer

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate

Medium-Slow

Seasonal Interests