Hosta ‘Curly Fries’

Hosta
USDA Zone: 3-9
Hosta are among the most popular of perennials for shady areas, with hundreds of varieties now readily available. Plants form sturdy mounds of foliage, topped with lily-like blooms. This miniature to small-sized selection features an arching habit with narrow, rippled, chartreuse leaves. Lavender flowers appear midsummer. To maintain the bright chartreuse foliage, situate where it will receive morning sun. Ideal for the rock garden, wall or in containers. Also suitable for edging. Clumps may be easily divided in the spring or fall.
Sun Exposure   Partial Shade

Soil Type   Normal or Sandy or Clay

Soil pH   Neutral or Alkaline or Acid

Soil Moisture   Average or Moist

Flower Color   Mauve/Lilac

Blooming Time   Mid-Summer

Foliage Color   Chartreuse

Plant Uses & Characteristics
Alpine & Rock    Containers
Edging    Rabbit Resistant
Ground Cover    Woodland

Flower Head Size   Small

Height    4-6 inches

Spread    14-16 inches

Foot Traffic    None

Growth Rate    Medium