Return to the Companion Plants Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Hosta varietals for Lamium Goleobdolon

Posted by designerevan IL (My Page) on
Thu, Apr 12, 12 at 14:03

I have much Lamium growing with a beautiful yellow flower and a varigated green leaf with silver. What hosta varietals would look best with this color leaf? I am interested in utilizing a blue leaf hosta, but I'd like to limit my testing to three or so plants, since I'll be ordering from a catalog. Would love some direction.

Thanks,

Designerevan


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Hosta varietals for Lamium Goleobdolon

Any would be beautiful. I think all you will want to consider is the size when making your choices. Large leaf, small leaf, tall, short, texture, etc. I can't grow lamium here and miss it very much - a beautiful plant in and of itself.


 o
RE: Hosta varietals for Lamium Goleobdolon

I agree with lupineloon. Note the height and spread of your Lamium and choose your hosta considering your space and how you want the bed to look.

Here's a link to my personal favorite blue.

Here is a link that might be useful: Beautiful blue hosta, the drinking gourd


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Companion Plants Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here