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Hosta 'Second Wind'

Plant Type: Hostas

Shiny thick leathery dark green foliage. One of the
best dark green hostas. Heart shaped leaves.

A very dark green. Makes nicely formed medium size mounds. Mature clump is 16" high x 22" wide.
Very dark green, heavy texture, the all-green sport of H. 'Whirlwind'.
While this plant came out of 'Whirlwind' in tissue culture, there is little resemblence. The leaves are rounded and a bit cupped, dark green and leathery.
Dark green weavy. Medium, dark green shiny leaves, good substance, sport of 'Whirl Wind'. Lavendar flowers July. Lavender flowers up to 2 feet tall.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color


Foliage Color

Dark green

Plant Spread

22 in.

Good Companions

Other hosta and shade loving plants

Plant Height

16 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

Soil Moisture

Rich, organic, moist soil.

Characteristics & Attributes


Bloom Time


Critter Resistance

Resistance to slugs


Light to full shade.

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests