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Hosta Avocado

These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear shiny chartreuse leaves with a wide dark green margin. White bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Fast growth rate. Sport of ‘Guacamole‘.

Blooms mid to late summer
2 ft tall x 4 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Moderate salt tolerance
Tolerant to juglone


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Partial to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture