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Hosta 'Spartacus'

(H. Hansen 2007) Medium Cultivar
Opinion—does not like sun, 2 leaves scorched

Sport of ‘Sea Gulf Stream’ with green leaves that have a heavily rippled gold border.
Hosta ‘Spartacus’ illuminates the garden with it’s brightly contrasted heart-shaped leaves. The leaves of ‘Spartacus’ are deeply veined and are slightly reverse-cupped.
Nearly white flowers are borne on long scapes that arch towards the ground.
Color: Medium green leaves are bordered by a heavily rippled gold edge
Size: 17 inches tall by 36 inches wide
Type: Medium Hosta

This planting is in the Nursery garden.

Purchased from New Hampshire Hostas

Latest Milestone Purchased

Quantity: 1

Plant Hosta Hosta 1519
Variety Spartacus 2


Care Instructions

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

Hosta 'Spartacus' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 30.0 cm [imperial: 11.7 inches] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has partial sun light which is ideal for Hosta 'Spartacus'.

Try to apply water fairly sparingly.

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

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

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