Exposure
Part sun
Shade
Soil Moisture Needs
Average
Wet
Growth Rate in the Garden
Medium
Nature Attraction
Hummingbirds
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Foliage
Summer
Foliage Attribute
Variegated
Bloom Color
Purple
Attributes
Container
Easy to Grow
Good Cut Flowers
Water Requirements
Prefers well-drained soil
Prefers consistent soil moisture
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Riverbend Nursery (AKW)

Hosta 'Island Breeze'

Hosta

Hosta 'Island Breeze' has vibrant, bright yellow leaves with dark green margins. As Summer approaches the centers become more chartreuse in heavy shade or lighter when in part sun. Similar to 'Paradise Island', this Hosta also has bright red petioles that bleed up into the leaves. 

Height:

12 in

Spacing:

18"

Bloom Time:

Summer

Bloom Color:

Dark Lavender

Hosta (hos'-ta)

Family: Liliaceae · Common Name: Plantain Lily, Funkia

Hostas come in a wide array of sizes, leaf colors and leaf shapes. Spikes of bell-shaped flowers are white or lavender and bloom spring and summer. Large hostas are stunning as accent plants. Small varieties are great in mixed plantings or rock gardens.

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