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Hosta 'Cool as a Cucumber'

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  • Long Tapered Leaves,
  • Crisp Color Contrast,
  • Upright, Arched Mound
Common Name:Hostas
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:28 - Inches
Spread:48 - Inches
Exposure:Full Shade (0-4 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions:Hummingbirds
Flower Color:Purple Shades

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Hosta 'Cool as a Cucumber' - 5" Pot
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(Hosta) With some plants, the name just makes sense. That is the case with Hosta 'Cool as a Cucumber'. The name just fits the look. The long tapered leaves have a white center that fades to a light green with a darker green margin. 'Cool as a Cucumber' is a large Hosta growing 28 inches tall and spreading up to 48 inches wide. The cascading foliage forms a large arching clump. In early summer, flower scapes reach 40 inches tall with beautiful lavender flowers that attract hummingbirds. Plant in full to part shade locations. 'Cool as a Cucumber' has average and consistent water needs, and prefers to be planted in average to fertile soil. Hostas create beautiful borders, and can be a perfect specimen for gardens and landscapes. Easy to grow, consider giving 'Cool as a Cucumber' a try in your garden.
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Hosta 'Cool as a Cucumber'

Common Name Hostas
USDA Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Shade (0-4 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Moderate, Moist
Nature Attractions Hummingbirds
Flower Color Purple Shades
Max Height 2-3 Feet
Max Spread 3-4 Feet
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage
Design Use Border, Combination Containers, Container, Massing, Specimen
Season of Interest (Flowering) Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Spring, Summer

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