This is the second year for Waterslide. It was slow to break dormancy, but then again, we had a very cold spring. When it finally leafed out, it looks good. Waiting to see at full maturity, but so far, looks Like the photo. Nice blue color. Nice wavy leaves.
- Part Shade to Shade
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
This beautifully blue ruffled hosta with rippled leaves hold their color all season long. Lavender flowers appear on proportionate flower scapes.Foliage InterestAttracts:Hummingbirds
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:ShortGarden Height:14 InchesScape Height:17 InchesSpacing:32 InchesSpread:32 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFlower Shade:LavenderFoliage Colors:BlueFoliage Shade:Glaucous blueHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Shade to ShadeMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Grown for FoliageBloom Time:Mid SummerHardiness Zones:3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil Fertility Requirement:Fertile SoilSoil PH Category:Acidic SoilSoil PH Category:Neutral SoilUses:Border PlantUses:LandscapeMaintenance Notes:
Hostas grow best in moist, well-drained, organically enriched soil and full to part shade. Clean away the dead foliage after frost to prevent insect problems.Shadowland® 'Waterslide' Hosta hybrid USPP 30,303, Can PBRAF
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Renee Pypiak, New Jersey, United States, 7 weeks ago