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Hosta ‘Fat Cat’
Hosta ‘Fat Cat’
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Hosta ‘Fat Cat’


USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.700.240

Hosta are among the most popular of perennials for shady areas, with hundreds of varieties now readily available. Plants form sturdy mounds of foliage, topped with lily-like blooms. This large specimen selection has rounded and lightly corrugated leaves of yellow-gold. Near-white flowers appear in June. Given room this can grow to be fairly enormous. A ‘Sagae’ seedling selected by Dick and Jane Ward in 1996.

Further details for
Hosta ‘Fat Cat’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Partial 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
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Rabbit Resistant
   70-75 cm
   27-29 inches
   90-150 cm
   35-59 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.