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Hosta Guardian Angel

Hosta Guardian Angel

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Color Patterns are Opposite of Most Other HostasHosta Guardian Angel - Hosta Guardian Angel - is a sport of Blue Angel . - This hosta has large blue-green leaves that put on a show in early spring by displaying white centers. - As the plant matures - it tends to keep its white centers longer into the spring season.Guardian Angel is quite unique because it offers this unusual color patterning. in the spring - the center of each new leaf is bright white - while the margins are cool blue.- This is the just the opposite of normal hosta leaf patterns.By late spring - a distinctive green misting covers the white centers - and in midsummer - clusters of light lavender flowers are produced. - Hosta Guardian Angel has been chosen as a Popularity Poll winning specimen.This attractive sport of Hosta Blue Angel can be somewhat slow growing - but will make a large mound when mature.- Guardian Angel is a low care perennial and is ideal for shady positions - tubs and patio pots - and one of the most popular landscape uses. - It- grows well in moist - well-drained - highly organic soils with a pH between 5.5 and 7.5.- - Sandy loam is better than clay because it provides more aeration for the roots.Plant- Guardian Angel in an area that receives the right amount of light.- - The leaves need some morning sun to bring the rich golden color out. Too much sun will burn the leaves.- Guardian Angel is a vigorous grower - a good sized hosta - and has a plump - symmetrical habit.* Large Blue Green Leaves with White Center* Lavender Flowers in Mid Summer* Morning Sun Increases Color

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