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Shiny Penny is a variety of Hosta which is a member of the Hosta family. Its botanical name is Hosta 'Shiny Penny'. This variety is a Ornamental that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Shiny Penny is known for growing to a height of approximately 30.0 cm (11.7 inches).

Shiny Penny Hosta is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Shiny Penny have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Shiny Penny

  • Partial Sun

  • Low

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Shiny Penny is generally regarded as a very hardy plant, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Shiny Penny are Zone 3 and Zone 8.

Growing Shiny Penny from seed

Try to ensure a gap of at least 3.90 feet (1.20 metres) when sowing to prevent overcrowding your seedlings.

Transplanting Shiny Penny

Shiny Penny is very hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Shiny Penny

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