I love hostas and would like to use them in a place where they will get some afternoon sun. I know that most hostas prefer shade. Are there some varieties that would tolerate afternoon sun?



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Any of these hostas should do well with afternoon sun:

Blue: Hadspen Blue, Blue Angel, Blue Mammoth, Blue Umbrella, Dawn's Early Light

Variegated: American Sweetheart, Cathedral Windows, Fire and Ice, Guacamole, Great Expectations, June Fever

Yellow/gold: August Moon, Daybreak, Fire Island, Sum and Substance

Green: Devon Green, Fried Bananas, Fried Green Tomatoes, Aoki

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