Hosta 'Emerald Ruff Cut'
Suitable Substitutions for Hosta 'Emerald Ruff Cut'
More About 'Emerald Ruff Cut'
- Medium-sized, mounding hosta
- Narrowly ovate, heavily rippled leaves
- Dark green margin with a yellow centre
- Pale lavender
- Bloom Time: July
- Flower Height: 70 cm
- Foliage Height: 35 cm
- Leaf Size: 20 cm x 13 cm
'Emerald Ruff Cut' = 'Emerald Rough Cut'. A sport of Hosta 'Sea Angel Wings' and grown from tissue culture.
'Emerald Ruff Cut' Hosta will tolerate some sun.
Genus Overview: Hosta
Common Name: Plantain Lily
Growing and Maintenance Tips:
Hosta grow best in a rich, moist, well-drained soil, in partial to full shade. Early to mid-morning sun and dappled shade in the afternoon are ideal conditions for most hosta cultivars. Some are full sun tolerant, when consistent moisture is provided. Cleaning out dormant foliage in early winter will help reduce the insect population, such as slug larvae.
'Emerald Ruff Cut' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Landscape usesFoundation planting