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Hosta 'Sum and Substance' /Sum and Substance Hosta

Hosta 'Sum and Substance'   / Hosta 'Sum and Substance'
A bright green foliage
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A bright green foliage

A trio of young plants in a shade garden

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Scientific Name: Hosta 'Sum and Substance'
Common Name: Sum and Substance Hosta
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Purple
Light Exposure: Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Has large, rounded leaves with heavy puckering. One of the great things about this hosta is that it is slug resistant. It is easy to grow and makes an excellent tub or container plant, and it one of the best in shade. A very large growing hosta that has purple flowers.