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Hosta 'Heartache'

H. Benedict NR

Item #: 2748

Zones: 3a to 9b

Height: 20" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Hybrid

Pot Size: 2 qt. (1.9 L)

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From Dr. Benedict, comes a neat new hybrid between H. 'Gold Regal' and H. ventricosa. The result is an arching 4' wide clump of wonderful thick, golden, rounded leaves, topped in mid-summer with 40" sturdy scapes of lavender flowers.