Hostas are called 'shade-tolerant' plants, meaning they will grow in shade or partial shade. But some hostas need a period of full sun to look and perform their best. Although it is not recommended that any hosta be in full sun all the time, many Hostas are more vigorous and display their most vibrant colors if given at least some sun exposure. Here are some tips to help you pick the right hosta for your site.
Which Hostas Can Grow in the Sun? Hostas Demonstrating Full Sun Tolerance Potential (from The American Hosta Society & Hosta gardeners) See my "Comment" below or click the pin for the Sun tolerating Hosta. There are two clear signs that tell you your Hosta is getting too much sun: 1.Browning on the tips or outside edges of leaves 2.Dull color or faded spots on leaves