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Hosta 'Swamp Thing'
@ Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC

Hosta 'Swamp Thing'

T. Avent 05

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Item #: 5916

Zones: 3a to 9b

Height: 18" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Hybrid

Pot Size: 3 qt. (2.8 L) ?

Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.

This Plant Delights introduction is a 1993 Hosta yingeri hybrid that forms an 18" tall x 4' wide vigorous clump of very shiny green leaves, surrounded by a wide, golden-yellow border. In mid-June, the clumps are topped with scapes of attractive purple, spider-like flowers...enjoyed by hummingbirds. Hosta 'Swamp Thing' has been a real attention-getter in our trial bed. This plant has not been tissue-cultured.