HOSTA OF THE YEAR 2005
Fantastic coloration! Hosta 'Striptease' features wide, dark green margins surround a narrower gold center. Between the two colors a very thin white line runs. A unique and beautiful mutation of 'Gold Standard'. Multi award winner. A strong, fast grower. One of our very favorites! (Thompson 1991)
Each year the American Hosta Growers Association selects 'the best of the best', and honors one variety as "Hosta of the Year". These special selections are acknowledged for being unique, easy to grow and loved by many. These plants are usually the cornerstones of most hosta collector's gardens making these selections a good choice for beginning collectors and gardeners alike.
This hosta is a winner of the prestigious "Popularity Poll" from the American Hosta Society. This variety has been named one of the very favorites of all hostas by the majority of the AHS members in an annual poll. Basically, this plant is "loved by all". An excellent choice for your garden.
MATURE HEIGHT: 20".
MATURE SPREAD: 36".
HARDINESS ZONES: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9.
FLOWER: Light lavender, mid season.
SUN EXPOSURE: Part sun to shade.
SIZE SHIPPED: Classic 3" pot.
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Most plants are going dormant and are currently being shipped with foliage completely trimmed off.
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