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Hosta 'Ripple Effect'

Hosta 'Ripple Effect'
Item # HORPEF
Availability Ships April to early November
Plant Size 3rd year field grown plant, freshly dug and shipped bare root
$15.75
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Hosta 'Ripple Effect'

(Walters Gardens)

Clump Size: (M) 18" x 12"

Leaf Size: 6" x 3" -- Vein Pairs: 9 - 11

Description: Hosta 'Ripple Effect' is an unusual sport of Hosta 'June' that has very thick, elongated and wavy leaves that emerge bright yellow with a thin blue-green margin and darken to chartreuse with a green margin in the summer.

Blooms: Lavender flowers bloom on purple spotted scapes in mid to late summer.

Comments: Simply being a sport of Hosta 'June' will make this hosta appeal to many, however it is unique enough that some might think it is just plain weird. We think it is cool, and it might grow on you too!

Light: Light sun to full shade. -- Soil: Humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil.

Related Plants: June, Halcyon

Zones: 2 - 8

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  • Author: irawon
    Planted under spruce trees with an eastern exposure, this hosta has a very special fresh color combination in spring. It's on its way to becoming one of my favorites.
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