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HollyBee's Hosta 'Jaz' x 1 Reviewed

Plant: Hosta (Hosta) | Variety: Jaz

Supposed to have yellow leaves. Bought it at a Horticultural Society meeting in fall of 2009.
Up, 11 May 2010. Put coffee grounds around it to deter slugs.

from the website hostasdirect.com "Smooth, shiny, greenish-yellow with heavy substance, producing the illusion of a yellow plastic. The leaves are held horizontally. Whitish flowers from August into Sept. This is a hybrid of H. “Sum and Substance’ and H. yingeri.”

from the website jimshostas.com “Small. 12” high by 30" wide with 7" long by 6" wide; shiny, chartreuse to gold foliage. smooth, shiny, producing the illusion of yellow plastic gold foliage."


Planting Data

Hosta (1470)
Jaz (1)


HollyBee's Hosta 'Jaz' Care Instructions

To ensure your seedlings have enough space to grow, aim for a distance of at least 3.90 feet (1.20 metres) between Hosta seeds.

Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Hosta 'Jaz' is known for growing to a height of approximately 30.0 cm (that's 11.7 inches in imperial).

Your garden is in full shade light: Hosta 'Jaz' likes a position of partial sun.

Try to apply water fairly sparingly.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5b) is within the ideal range for Hosta 'Jaz'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 8.

More information about Hosta 'Jaz' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Hosta 'Jaz' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.


  • 23 Jul 2014

    Reviewed day 1777

    Finished spreading black cedar mulch. This bed is now done for this year (unless I find a hosta I can’t do without)

    0 stars

  • 10 Sep 2009

    Purchased day 0

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