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Hosta 'Wheee'

Hosta 'Wheee'

Photo by Jo.Baker (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

60cm

20cm

Min

40cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Hosta 'Wheee' Overview

Hosta 'Wheee' is a clump-forming perennial cultivar that produces narrowly ovate mid-green leaves with a pale yellow margin. In mid to late summer they produce an upright stem bearing nodding lavender flowers.

Common problems with Hosta 'Wheee'

How to harvest Hosta 'Wheee'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Hosta 'Wheee'

Division

Divide clumps every 4 or 5 years in late summer or early spring. Ensure each section has 1 to 3 good buds and trim away damaged roots. Replant at their original depth in the ground with the shoots just poking through the soil. Water and apply a granular feed.

Special features of Hosta 'Wheee'

Ground cover

Attractive leaves

Other uses of Hosta 'Wheee'

This fantastic foliage plant is easily used for underplanting but it is equally grown in containers in urban courtyards and formal beds of cottage gardens. With an OPALS rating of 1, these plants are considered 'Good' to include in a low allergen planting scheme.