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Hosta 'Wolverine'

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An eye-catcher as a specimen or when used as an edger. Beautiful bloom. See all of our pictures and those on hostalibrary.org.


The leaves have a blue-green center with yellow-gold margin. Moderately wavy with good substance. The shiny, long, lance-shaped, rippled, tapered leaves give a unique cascading appearance to the clump which is beautiful. It has lavender flowers in August. Very fast growth rate. It is good as a specimen or along a border or path. Named for the colors of the University of Michigan.
Additional Information

Additional Information

Year New at HostasDirect 2006
Growing Zones No
Plant - Height 15"
Plant Size Medium
Plant - Shape Mound-like
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Resistant No
Slug Resistant No
Plant - Wave Spacing 36"
Plant - Specimen Spacing 48"
Plant - Hosta of the Year No
Leaf Color (Center) Blue
Leaf Color (Margin) Yellow
Leaf - Cupped No
Leaf - Corrugation No
Leaf - Wavy/Undulated Moderately
Fragrant Flower No
Leaf - Margin Size Wide
Leaf - Seasonal Color Change No
Leaf - Length 10.25
Leaf - Width 5.5
Leaf - Speckled No
Leaf - Streaked No
Flower - Color Lavender, Pale
Flower - Scape Color Green
Bloom Month(s) October
Petiole Color No
Plant - Patented No
Hybridizing - Parentage [Sport of (H. 'Splash' F5 seedling x H. Dorset Blue)]
Hybridizing - Originator J. Wilkins
Hybridizing - Sport Of H. 'Dorset Blue' mutation
Hybridizing - Year Registered 1995

Customer Reviews 1 item(s)

pointed leaf shape is nice contrast
All gardens need contrasts in leaf shapes and this is not always easy in a hosta garden. This plant fills that need with a more upright shape and slightly narrow pointed leaves. This is not an over vigorous plant but a good steady grower.
Review by jo / (Posted on 9/2/2015)