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Botanical name: Hosta 'Paradise Sunset'
Other names: Plantain lily 'Paradise Sunset'
Variety or cultivar: 'Paradise Sunset' _ 'Paradise Sunset' is a compact, clump-forming herbaceous perennial with ovate, dark-green leaves with irregular golden-yellow margins and, in summer, funnel-shaped purple flowers borne on narrow stalks.
Hosta 'Paradise Sunset' is: Deciduous
Flower: Purple in Summer
Foliage: Golden-yellow, Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green, Pale-yellow in Summer; Pale-green, Dark-green in Autumn
Pruning: Remove dead foliage at the end of the growing season. As this variety has a tendency to revert, frequent division is essential.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Hosta 'Paradise Sunset' (Plantain lily 'Paradise Sunset') will reach a height of 0.35m and a spread of 0.2m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Ground Cover, Containers, Underplanting
Cultivation: Prefers slightly acidic or neutral, fertile, moist, but well-drained soil in partial shade sheltered from cold, dry winds. Tolerates sun if kept consistently moist. Shallow, chalky soils can cause leaves to yellow.
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|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Neutral|
|Aspect:||North, East, West|
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