Hosta 'Gold Edger' is a small hosta to 12" tall & 36" wide at maturity, featuring a mound of flat, heart-shaped, chartreuse to gold leaves and racemes of bell-shaped, pale purple flowers on 18" scapes. A dependable and versatile perennial requiring little care. Grown primarily for its beautiful foliage which provides colour, contrast and texture to the landscape. This cultivar is a rapid grower and is very sun-tolerant. 'Gold Edger' has heart-shaped golden leaves. Forms a perfect dense mound of nice golden foliage. Leaves emerge chartreuse and brighten as the season progresses. If planted in some bright sun the clump will become a brilliant yellow color. Like the name implies, 'Gold Edger' makes a great border plant for the edge of the shade garden. It is not slug resistant.