Mouse Ear Hosta. 'country mouse' is similar in appearance to the other mice hostas, but actually is a. Great for the rock garden or miniature garden.
Each leaf is curled in such a way as to purportedly resemble the shape of a mouse ear. These little perennials prefer to be in partial to full. It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by rhs experts.
Blue Mouse Ears Hosta Care.
Forms a perfectly symmetrical mound. Selected as the american hosta growers 2008 hosta of the year. The blue mouse ears hosta was introduced by emile and jane deckert of maryland, and released in 2000.
I Am A Big Fan Of Mouse Ears Hostas.
Hosta 'blue mouse ears' is herbaceous perennial and a miniature cultivar of the genus hosta. 'country mouse' is similar in appearance to the other mice hostas, but actually is a. Hosta are among the most popular of perennials for shady areas, with hundreds of varieties now readily available.
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Great addition to the miniature hosta garden that is beautiful and dependable. Color is blue/green, heavy texture and slug resistant. Excellent for troughs and containers.
These Little Perennials Prefer To Be In Partial To Full.
With new mouse varieties each year collectors never run out of options for their collections. At a maximum, these little plants grow to a height of eight inches (20 cm.) and a spread of 12 inches (30 cm.). This includes plant exploration both in the us and abroad, plant study, identification, and educational outreach, followed by selection, breeding, and plant propagating to make new and rare perennials plants available to share with.
Same Beautiful Thick Rounded Leaves As 'Blue Mouse Ears' With A Nice Cream Margin.
The plant forms a symmetrical, ornamental, mound of foliage composed of blue green to gray green leaves uniquely heart shaped and curled to resemble mouse ears. 'blue mouse ears' hosta has such a cute name! Large growers actually buy little tiny plants from a tissue.