Hosta, Strip Tease

 


 

Description: The Striptease Hosta displays a light green to yellow center, edged with a narrow white line that disappears into the grayish-green towards the outer edge. Very showy from early spring until late fall. Excellent for shade or partial shade. Grown even in moist locations. Usually takes about 1 year to establish itself.

Common Name: Strip Tease Hosta

Scientific Name: Hosta 'Strip Tease'

Type: Perennial

Exposure: Partial - Full Shade

Size: 18-20" height, 36" spread

Bloom Color: Lavender

Bloom Period: Late Summer - Fall

Foliage Color: Light Green to Yellow with Green Margins

Landscape Use: Containers / Planters, Foundation, Garden, Landscape Beds, Mass Planting, Outdoor Living Areas, Perennial Garden, Small Groups, Under Shade Tree, Woodland Border

Soil: Well-Drained, Moist

Zone: 3 - 9

Growth Rate: Moderate

Companion Plants: August Moon Hosta, Golden Japanese Forest Grass, Forget-me-not, Blue Fescue, Pink Astilbe, Foam Flower

Maintenance: Remove old foliage before new foliage emerges

 

*Attracts Hummingbirds
 


 

Kiefer Landscaping is based in Effingham, Illinois. Our landscapers also service the areas of Flora, Olney, Newton, Mattoon and Charleston. For any questions about our other services such as brick paving, lawn mowing, etc., please contact us at 217-347-7500 or email us at info@kieferlandscaping.com