Hosta 'Velvet Moon' (photo credit: Growing Colors)

Perennials

Hosta 'Velvet Moon'

Plantain Lily

Hosta 'Velvet Moon' is large with thick gold leaves sporting irregular dark green centers that look painted on! Lavender flowers appear in the summer.

Plantain Lily Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Most hostas prefer semi-shade, protected from hot afternoon sun.

Height:

24 in

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Spread:

36 in

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Hardiness Zone:

3 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes for Hosta 'Velvet Moon'

Exposure
Partial Shade
Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist
Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Attributes
Specimen
Border or Bed
Focal Point
Great Foliage
Mass Planting
Foliage Color
Gold
Green
Great Companion Plants for Hosta 'Velvet Moon'
Giant Japanese Painted Fern Giant Japanese Painted Fern (Fern, Athyrium niponicum 'Godzilla')
False Spirea False Spirea (Astilbe arendsii 'Heavy Metal')
Coral Bells Coral Bells (Heuchera villosa 'Obsidian')
Coral Bells Coral Bells (Heuchera micrantha 'Palace Purple')
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