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Slug-resistant hosta??

Posted by zzukke z10 SO CAL ( on
Thu, Oct 19, 06 at 13:28

I read somewhere that some hostas are much more resistant to slugs. Had something to do with the toughness or thickness of their leaves. Anybody know?

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RE: Slug-resistant hosta??

Here's my list of slug resistant hostas. Let me know of any additions or corrections. Thanks. Don

Slug Resistant Hostas

‘Abiqua Drinking Gourd’
‘Abiqua Trumpet’
‘Alvatine Taylor’
‘American Masterpiece’
‘Aqua Velva’
‘Aspen Gold’
‘Aurora Borealis’
‘Aztec Treasure’
‘Betcher’s Blue’
‘Big Daddy’
‘Black Hills’
‘Blue Arrow’
‘Blue Pebbles’
‘Blue Cadet’
‘Blue Danube’
‘Blue Diamond’
‘Blue Dimples’
‘Blue Dome’
‘Blue Lagoon’
‘Blue Mammoth’
‘Blue Moon’
‘Blue Mouse Ears’
‘Blue Ox’
‘Blue Shadows’
‘Blue Umbrellas’
‘Blue Wedgewood’
‘Bold Ruffles’
‘Bright Glow’
‘Bright Lights’
‘Brother Ronald’
‘Center of Attention’
‘De Luxe Edition’
‘DuPage Delight’
‘Eagle’s Nest’
‘Flower Power’
‘Fragrant Bouquet’
‘Francis Williams’
‘Garden Treasure’
‘Gold Glory’
‘Goldbrook Glamour’
‘Golden Bullion’
‘Golden Delight’
‘Golden Gate’
‘Golden Medallion’
‘Golden Memories’
‘Good as Gold’
‘Grand Master’
‘Grand Slam’
‘Green Fountain’
‘Green Grand Master’
‘Green Sheen’
‘Green Skies’
‘Green Wedge’
‘Guardian Angel’
‘Hadspen Blue’
‘Hadspen Heron’
‘Handy Hatfield’
‘Harvest Glow’
‘Heart’s Content’
‘Hirao Zeus’
‘I’m So Blue’
‘Jack of Diamonds’
‘Jade Stone’
‘Julia Hardy’
‘June Moon’
‘Just So’
‘King Tut’
‘Komoto Dragon’
‘Korean Snow’
‘Krossa Regal’
‘Lacy Belle’
‘Lakeport Blue’
‘Lakeside April Snow’
‘Leather Sheen’
‘Lee Arminger’
‘Little Aurora’
longipes ‘Urajiro’
longipes vulgata
‘Louise Ryan’
‘Love of Life’
‘Love Pat’
‘Lucy Vitols’
‘Lunar Orbit’
‘Margin of Error’
‘Maruba Iwa’
‘Mary Lou’
‘Metallic Sheen’
‘Midas Touch’
‘Midwest Magic’
‘Millie’s Memoirs’
‘Moby Dick’
‘Moon Glow’
‘Moon Monster’
‘Moonlight Sonata’
‘Morning Light’
‘Mountain Snow’
‘Mr. Big’
‘My Friend Nancy’
‘Nancy Gill’
‘Nathan Hale’
‘Niagara Falls’
‘Northern Mist’
‘Pineapple Poll’
‘Polly Bishop’
‘Potomac Pride’
‘Prairie Fire’
‘Purbeck Ridge’
‘Quilted Skies’
‘Razzle Dazzle’
‘Rhapsody in Blue’
‘Richard Taylor’
‘Rising Sun’
‘Satin Flare’
‘Sea Blue’
‘Sea Blue Sapphire’
‘Sea Dream’
‘Sea Gentian’
‘Sea Gold Dust’
‘Sea Grotto’
‘Sea Hero’
‘Sea Lotus Leaf’
‘Sea Peridot’
‘Sea Sapphire’
‘Sea Waves’
‘Sea White Gold’
‘Sergeant Pepper’
‘Seventh Heaven’
‘Shadow Waltz’
‘Sherborne Swift’
‘Shere Kan’
‘Sherwood Forest’
sieboldiana ‘Cacullata’
sieboldiana ‘Elegans’
‘Silver Bowl’
‘Smokey Tokey’
‘Snow Cap’
‘Sparkling Burgundy’
‘Spilt Milk’
‘Spinach Patch
‘Standing Ovation’
‘Sum and Substance’
‘Super Nova’
‘Tenryu Nishiki’
‘Tijuana Brass’
‘Tokudama Aureonebulosa’
‘Tokudama Flavocircinalis’
‘Tokudama Gosen’
‘Tokudama Hime’
‘Touch of Class’
‘Twist and Shout’
‘Twisted Sister’
‘Valerie’s Vanity’
‘Van Wade Blue’
ventricosa ‘Aureomarginata’
‘Warwick Delight’
‘White Vision’
‘Winfield Blue’
‘Woodland Blue’

RE: Slug-resistant hosta??

What about Hirao Majesty, Dream Queen, Captain Kirk, Regal Splendor, St. Paul, Carolina Blue, Dick Ward, Gold Regal, Rascal, Alex Summers, Aristocrat, Karin, Laura and Darrell, and First Frost?

RE: Slug-resistant hosta??

Other slug-resistant hostas:
Silk Kimono
Bob Deane
Metallic Sheen
Paradise Joyce
High Society
Remember Me
Hirao Supreme
Yellow River
Grand Marquis
Blue Arrow
Blue Vision
Slick Willie
Royal Flush


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