This perennial has become one of the most commonly grown plants for a shade garden. Hosta’s are very tough that vary from small plants suitable for shade rock gardens to massive clumps with heart shaped leaves almost two feet long. The leaves vary greatly from variety to variety some with wavy-edged, white or green variegated, blue-gray, chartreuse, emerald-edged, the variations are virtually endless. The blooms are white or purplish-lavender funnel shaped or flared flowers that appear in summer, some are fragrant. Hosta’s are a favourite food for slugs and deer.
- Partial sun to full shade perennial
- Height: up to 1.5m
- Spread: up to 1.2m
- Flowers: Summer