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Hosta 'Guardian Angel'

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Seeing a mature clump of 'Guardian Angel' is a heavenly experience. A very distinct hosta with several color changes throughout the summer.
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Hosta 'Guardian Angel'

Hosta 'Guardian Angel' (Advanced Starter)

Regular Price: $14.95

Special Price $12.71

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Similar to and possibly the same as H. 'Angel Eyes'. Emerges in early spring with each leaf a bright creamy white. At some point the center becomes light green with blue-green margin. Later in the season the center fades to leave a simply stunning large blue hosta, ultimately 5' wide. The variegation is not evident on the leaves emerging in the summer heat, it may not change as much if grown in a cooler climate. As to the viability of the seeds, pods are evident on H. 'Guardian Angel' and a few seeds may germinate but success is rare. (Photos courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.)
Additional Information

Additional Information

Year New at HostasDirect 2000
Growing Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant - Height 24 inches
Plant Width 36 inches
Plant Size Large
Plant - Shape Mound-like
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Resistant No
Slug Resistant Yes
Plant - Wave Spacing 54"
Plant - Specimen Spacing 72"
Plant - Hosta of the Year No
Leaf Color (Center) White
Leaf Color (Margin) Blue
Leaf - Cupped No
Leaf - Corrugation No
Leaf - Wavy/Undulated Moderately
Fragrant Flower No
Leaf - Margin Size Medium
Leaf - Seasonal Color Change No
Leaf - Length 16
Leaf - Width 10
Leaf - Speckled No
Leaf - Streaked No
Flower - Color White
Flower - Scape Color Blue
Bloom Month(s) September
Petiole Color No
Plant - Patented No
Hybridizing - Parentage No
Hybridizing - Originator C. & R. Thompson
Hybridizing - Sport Of H. 'Blue Angel'
Hybridizing - Year Registered 1995
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easy to grow,impressive in size. Review by KATHY
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Subtle color,but eye catching due to it's mammoth size (Posted on July 15, 2016)

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Would you recommend this product to a friend? Definitely yes

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