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August Moon Hosta

Hosta x 'August Moon'

Photo: August Moon Hosta

General description

Round gold leaves with crinkled texture provide attractive background for the flower stalks of off-white trumpet-shaped blooms of late summer. Excellent as a ground cover and in the perennial border or rock garden in shady areas.

Plant requirements

Grows well in full sun to partial shade. Sun is needed to bring out the gold coloring. Prefers rich, moist, well-drained soil. Blooms in late summer.

Maintenance

Check soil weekly for moisture. Water thoroughly when dry. Remove flower stalks after flowers are spent. No winter protection is necessary.

Practical use

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Properties

Height
20 - 30 cm
Color
Soil type
Any
Sunlight
Any, Full sun, Partial shade, Full shade
Moisture
Moist but well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy