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Hosta ‘Regal Splendor’
Hosta ‘Regal Splendor’
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Hosta ‘Regal Splendor’


USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.277.850

Hosta are among the most popular of perennials for shady areas, with hundreds of varieties now readily available. Plants form a sturdy mound of foliage, topped with lily-like blooms. This stunning large specimen selection has powdery grey-blue leaves, edged in creamy white. Tall stems of lavender flowers appear in August. Suitable also for planting in mixed containers or tubs. Hosta go completely dormant in the fall, and the dying foliage can be removed any time before mid spring. Easily divided in either spring or fall, but plants may be left alone for years. Good slug resistance. While deer enjoy eating Hosta, this variety may be slightly less palatable to deer than others. A variegated sport of H.‘Krossa Regal’ introduced by Walters Gardens in 1987. Selected as the 2003 Hosta of the Year by the American Hosta Growers Association.

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Hosta ‘Regal Splendor’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Partial Shade or
  Full Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Late Summer
Foliage Color
  Grey Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Rabbit Resistant
   75-80 cm
   29-31 inches
   90-150 cm
   35-59 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate