|Common Name||Plantain lily|
|US Patent #||PP22685|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||9" / 21" / 23"|
|Finish Time||Medium (6-8 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||August, September, October|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flowering Season||Summer, Fall|
|Leaf Color||Green, White|
|Soil||Hosta will grow best in rich organic soil.|
|pH||5.5 - 6.8|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Special Uses||Cut Flower, Deep South|
|Nutritional Needs||150 - 200 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|How Different?||It has better and bigger leaves than other variegated, red petiole Hosta on the market. It is very well marked.|
|Landscape Value||Container, mass planting, shade garden, accent, borders or mixed beds.|
|Finish Time to 4"||8 - 12 weeks|
|Grower Notes||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.|
Hosta ‘Raspberry Sundae’
Lovely compact Hosta with beautifully variegated leaves and striking deep burgundy petioles, leaf bases, and flower stalks. TERRA NOVA® worked on this one for many years perfecting the combination of variegation and introducing the red pigmentation to the foliage. Flower color is deep lavender purple in August.
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