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Hosta 'Aphrodite'

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H. plantaginea 'Aphrodite' Rare pure white fragrant double blooms whose roots lie in southern China, the farthest south of all hostas. Needs sun to bloom!
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Hosta 'Aphrodite'

Hosta 'Aphrodite' (Starter TC)

Regular Price: $8.95

Special Price $6.27

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Double blooms if placed in plenty of sun! Very fragrant, large, 6" white flowers. Beautiful green shiny leaves Smooth texture, average substance. Fast grower. Technically H. plantagenia 'Aphrodite' is a sport from plantagenia which is the only species hosta with fragrance.
Additional Information

Additional Information

Year New at HostasDirect 2000
Growing Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant - Height 24"
Plant Size Large
Plant - Shape Mound-like
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Resistant Yes
Slug Resistant No
Plant - Wave Spacing 54"
Plant - Specimen Spacing 72"
Plant - Hosta of the Year No
Leaf Color (Center) Green
Leaf Color (Margin) Green
Leaf - Cupped No
Leaf - Corrugation Smooth
Leaf - Wavy/Undulated Lightly
Fragrant Flower Yes
Leaf - Margin Size No
Leaf - Seasonal Color Change No
Leaf - Length 11
Leaf - Width 7
Leaf - Speckled No
Leaf - Streaked No
Flower - Color White
Flower - Scape Color No
Bloom Month(s) August, September
Petiole Color No
Plant - Patented No
Hybridizing - Parentage No
Hybridizing - Originator Maekawa
Hybridizing - Sport Of H. plantaginea
Hybridizing - Year Registered No
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researched many fragrant hostas Review by April
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Looking forward to seeing this beauty grow! We have researched many Hostas, and love the fragrant one's. Such a wonderful addition to our hosta collection. (Posted on June 17, 2016)

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Big Beautiful Hosta Review by Amber
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This hosta has large leaves and offers large, white, fragrant blooms (great for bees!). It's leaves are a lovely, shiny light green and smooth. I highly recommend this hosta, it is easy to grow and lovely to look at! (Posted on April 29, 2016)
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Love this Fragrant flowering plant Review by Liz
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This is fast growing and flowers smell wonterful! (Posted on January 23, 2016)
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Unique hosta Review by Kathleen
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We are in our second growing year for the hosta and several of them are starting to flower. Very unique and beautiful! (Posted on August 5, 2015)

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Beautiful, excited to see it grow Review by Scott
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I bought several of these and expect them to grow well. I am watering (heat of the summer) to make sure they don't scorch, and anticipate they will all thrive. Thank you! (Posted on July 29, 2015)

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One of the Best for Fragrance! Review by Devon
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This is one of the most fragrant hostas on the market. Very large white flowers that you will enjoy from far or near! (Posted on July 26, 2015)
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One of My Favorite Hostas Review by Cheryl
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I love this Hosta. My favorite for the beautiful white flowers that look like tall small gardenias in the garden. (Posted on April 9, 2015)
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