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Hosta ‘School Mouse’
Hosta ‘School Mouse’
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Hosta ‘School Mouse’

Miniature Hosta

USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.710.500

Hosta are among the most popular of perennials for shady areas with hundreds of varieties readily available. Plants form sturdy mounds of foliage, topped with lily-like blooms. This miniature selection, a sport of ‘Church Mouse', features clearly defined yellow margins and blue-green centres. The leaves are thick and wavy leaves, almost unruly. Soft lavender flowers appear in early summer. Good slug resistance. An outstanding Hosta for troughs, edging, the shady rock garden and miniature Hosta collection. USPPP: unlicensed propagation prohibited.

Further details for
Hosta ‘School Mouse’

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
  Early Summer
Foliage Color
  Grey Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Rabbit Resistant
   20-25 cm
   8-10 inches
   25-30 cm
   10-12 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate