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Hosta ‘White Dove’
Hosta ‘White Dove’
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Hosta ‘White Dove’


USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.711.040

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 small sized selection is quite showy and features narrow, arching green leaves with a bright white margin. White flowers appear mid summer making an interesting combination. 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. Pod parent is H. ‘Beatrice’.

Further details for
Hosta ‘White Dove’

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
  Mid Summer
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Rabbit Resistant
   20-25 cm
   8-10 inches
   35-40 cm
   14-16 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate