Hosta ‘Night Before Christmas’

(Night Before Christmas Hosta)


$16.99


Hardiness Zones:

 3b  4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

‘Night Before Christmas’ is a sport of Hosta ‘White Christmas’ that was bred and registered by John L. Machen, Jr. of Mobjack Nurseries in Foster, Virginia in 1994. Its 8 in. by 3 in. leaves have creamy white centers that change to pure white by midsummer and wide, dark olive green edges. It has 2 in. long, pale lavender flowers on up to 3 ft. tall stems. ‘Night Before Christmas’ grows 1.25 to 1.5 ft. tall and 2.5 to 3 ft. wide.

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Description

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soils in part shade to full shade. Tolerant of a wide range of soil conditions. Does best in rich, moist, organic soils in light, sun-dappled shade. Divide plants as needed in spring or autumn (perhaps easiest in early spring before the leaves unfurl).

Additional information

Common Name

Night Before Christmas Hosta

Botanical Name

Hosta 'Night Before Christmas'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Shade

Height

1.5'

Width

2.5-3'

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

July

Flower Color

lavender

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

White center with green edge

Deer Resistant

No

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