All orders to California will be shipped bare root in accordance with state regulations.
Whirlwind features a wavy growth habit with beautiful dark-green margins and a creamy white flame-shaped center. Coupled with lavender blooms on 24” scapes in mid-summer, it will be the standout star of your Hosta collection! The creamy white centers do slowly turn lime-green to all green throughout the season.
Trim the stems after blooming to encourage growth. Discolored leaves should be trimmed back.
- You are purchasing a Whirlwind Hosta – Quart Pot
- Believed sport of H. ‘Fortunei Hyacinthina’
- Recipient of the Award of Garden Merit of the Royal Horticultural Society and Best Variegated Hosta in a Garden Award of the American Hosta Society (1992)
- Attracts hummingbirds
- Blooms mid-summer
- Note: Images are of mature plants
- Mature Size (HxW): 18” x 35”
- Soil: Rich, moist, well-drained soil
- Hardiness Zone: 3-8
- Sun Exposure: Partial to full shade
- Characteristics: Dark green margin with creamy white center
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Spacing: 36”-48”
- Suggested Uses: Container, Rock Garden, Edging, Ground Cover, Woodland
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