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Hosta 'Deliverance'
@ Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC

Hosta Deliverance

T. Avent 05

Item #: 6559

Zones: 3a to 7b

Height: 12" tall

Culture: Light Shade

Origin: Hybrid

Pot Size: 2 qt. (1.9 L)

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This Plant Delights hybrid has a sordid background involving Hosta longissima, 'Swoosh', 'Red Neck Heaven', and 'Elvis Lives'. That strange combination of genes produced a 1' tall x 30" wide clump of long, tapering, undulating blue-green leaves, bordered with stripes of yellow...reminiscent of the rapids in its namesake movie. Hosta 'Deliverance' clumps are topped in early summer with 2' tall scapes of lavender hummingbird-friendly flowers. You'll be so happy, you'll squeal like a pig!

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