Aureomarginata 'Gold Crown' Hosta

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Hosta fortunei 'Aureomarginata' or 'Gold Crown'

The arrow-shaped leaves of Aureomrginata, or Gold Crown, are a medium-green with yellow margins that hold color all season. Its tubular lavender flowers rise on 3' scapes that appear in the summer.

Division is easiest in early spring before the leaves unfurl. This hosta is a recipient of the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.            

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Photos courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, North Carolina

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Herbaceous Perennial
Foliage Type Dormant in Winter
Height 1' - 2'
Spread 1' - 2'
Shape Mounding
Primary Foliage Color Green w/Yellow margins of variegation
Seasonal Foliage Color Dormant in Winter
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Pale Purple
Low Maintenance Yes
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences Moist (not wet): Prepare planting area for adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone Zones 3 to 9