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Hosta 'Rainforest Sunrise'
Common Name: Plantain Lily Family: Liliaceae (The Lily Family)

Hosta  'Rainforest Sunrise'
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Notes:
This exciting new sport of H. 'Maui Buttercups' is a small hosta with leaves a solid light green when they emerge but quickly developing dramatic dark green borders and radiant gold centres. The leaves are thick and glossy, holding up well all season, and are also slug resistant. Light lavender flowers are produced on 24 inch scapes in midsummer. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Forests, grassy slopes and rocky places from near sea level to 2200 metres.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPurple 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height8-12'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposurePart Shade Shade  Foliage ColourVariegated - Gold 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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