DetailsH. 'Simply Sharon' was originally a Benedict hosta which is owned by Bob Kuk. Nearly round, yellow centered leaves with a secondary color of light green and blue-green margin. The yellow changes to a creamy white later in the season. It has incredible substance, deeply corrugated and seersuckered. The name honors Sharon Ziarek.
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Year New at HostasDirect 2011 Growing Zones N/A AHS Rating No AHS Mini Rating No Plant - Ploidy Assumed Diploid Plant - Bog Tolerant No Plant - Density No Hosta - Drought Tolerant No Plant - Fun Name People Names Growth Rate Moderate Plant - Height 28" Plant - Hosta of the Year No Plant - Patented No Plant - Patent Number No Plant - PPAF No Plant - Rhizomatous No Plant - Shape Mound-like Plant Size Large Sun Resistant No Slug Resistant No Plant - Wave Spacing 54" Plant - Specimen Spacing 72" Leaf - Base Cordate Leaf - Color Detail Yellow with light green leaf with a blue green margin Leaf Color (Center) Yellow Green Leaf Color (Margin) Blue Leaf - Cupped Lightly Leaf - Cup Direction No Leaf - Flat Edge No Leaf - Corrugation Lightly Leaf - Folded No Leaf - Twisted No Leaf - Wavy/Undulated No Leaf - Piecrust No Fragrant Flower No Leaf - Substance Heavy Leaf - Margin Contortion Slightly Rippled Leaf - Margin Size Medium Leaf - Margin Width (inches) 0.75 Leaf - Seasonal Color Change No Leaf - Shape Nearly Round Leaf - Size 12" x 10" W Leaf - Length 12 Leaf - Width 10 Leaf - Mottled No Leaf - Speckled No Leaf - Splashed No Leaf - Streaked No Leaf - Upper Leaf Luster Slightly Shiny Leaf - Under Leaf Luster Glaucous Leaf - Vein Color No Leaf - Vein Furrows No Leaf - Vein Pairs 16 to 18 Leaf - White Leaf Back No Flower - Bracts Yes Flower - Branched Scape No Flower - Clustered Bloom No Flower - Color White Flower - Double Blooms No Flower - Reblooms No Flower - Striped Bloom No Flower - Inflorescence No Flower - Pod Color Green Flower - Scape Color Green Flower - Scape Height 24 Flower - Scape Height Range 18 to 24 Bloom Month(s) June, July Flower - Season June 1 to July 15 Flower - Start-Peak-Finish No Flower - Size No Flower - Shape Tubular Flower - Viable Seed Yes Petiole Color No Petiole - Shape No Petiole - Size No Petiole - Variegation No Hybridizing - Parentage [H. 'Dorothy Benedict' unknown] Hybridizing - Originator H. Benedict Hybridizing - Namer Kuk's Forest Nursery Hybridizing - Introducer Kuk's Forest Nursery Hybridizing - Registrant Kuk's Forest Nursery Hybridizing - Sport Of No Hybridizing - Tardiana Cross No Hybridizing - Year Registered 2004