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Blue Muffin Viburnum and 14 Other Plant Varieties

Learn how to take care of 15 plants in different zones.

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Gold Standard Hosta(5 of 15)

Hosta fortunei 'Gold Standard'--Gold Standard Hosta

- Popular golden Hosta
- Plant in partial to full shade for all zones
- Watch for presence of slugs
- Hardy in USDA zones 3-9

Zones 3-5: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; mulch heavily after first hard frost; pull back mulch in early spring; divide as new growth appears in early spring; protect from deer in prone areas.

Zone 6: Plant in spring or fall; mulch after first hard frost; pull back mulch in early spring; divide as new growth appears in early spring; protect from deer in prone areas.

Zone 7: Plant in spring or fall; mulch after first hard frost; pull back mulch in early spring; divide in fall or as new growth appears in early spring; protect from deer in prone areas.

Zones 8-9: Plant in spring or fall; mulch lightly in the fall; pull back mulch in early spring; divide in fall or as new growth appears in early spring; protect from deer in prone areas.

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