Hosta 'Collector's Choice'

Originated by Bill Janssen of Washington and registered on his behalf by Kevin Walek in 2009, this is a non-registered cultivar with H. venusta in its background. The miniature size (5 inches high by 16 inches wide) mound with leaves that have a dull top and a whitish shiny underside. It bears purple flowers in July.

The Book of Little Hostas (2010) says: "Keep out of bright sunshine to maintain that hint of blue. Ideal in a collection of small hostas in a container."

The New Encyclopedia of Hostas (2009) states in its Miniature Hostas chapter: "Site in light to moderate shade to retain the slight blueness in the leaves for longer. Grow with other tiny hostas in a stone sink or ceramic container."

Similar cultivars include H. 'Tiny Tears' and H. 'Tot Tot'.


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