Hosta 'August Moon'

Plantain Lily

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

This is a Hosta cultivar has been around for a very long time and is still very popular. It's valuable for brightening up the shade garden with a touch of gold.

Height

14-18 Inches

Spread

18-24 Inches

Color

Mixed

Bloom Time

July-August

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Lady's Mantle (Alchemilla mollis), Columbine (Aquilegia ), False Spirea (Astilbe x japonica), Variegated Japanese Sedge (Carex morrowii), Northern Sea Oats (Chasmanthium latifolium), Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart (Dicentra spectabilis), Lady Fern (Athyrium filix-femina), Sweet Woodruff (Galium odoratum), Spotted Dead Nettle (Lamium maculatum), Jacob's Ladder (Polemonium caeruleum), Meadow Rue, Lavender Mist (Thalictrum rochebrunianum), Globe Flower (Trollius europaeus), Masterwort (Astrantia major), Foxglove (Digitalis )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Attributes & Uses
Fragrant
Cut Flowers
Ground Cover
Exposure
Shade
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Chartreuse
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Fall
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Rich
Moist but well-drained
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