Exposure
Sun
Part sun
Shade
Soil Moisture Needs
Wet
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Foliage
Foliage Attribute
Variegated
Bloom Color
Purple
Attributes
Tolerates wet sites
Fragrant
Ground Cover
For Clay Soils
Water Requirements
Water weekly during dry spells
Riverbend Nursery (M.S.)

Hosta x fortunei 'Patriot'

Hosta

Hosta of the Year in 1997! Striking dark green, heart-shaped leaves have a wide, irregular, white margin. Large lavender flowers bloom above medium-sized mounds of strikingly marked, sun-tolerant foliage. Excellent when used en masse or as a specimen.

Height:

20-24 Inches

Spacing:

36" (91 cm)

Additional:

Water weekly during dry spells.

Hardiness Zone:

3-9

Bloom Time:

early-mid summer

Bloom Color:

Lavender.

Hosta (hos'-ta)

Family: Liliaceae · Common Name: Plantain Lily, Funkia

Hostas come in a wide array of sizes, leaf colors and leaf shapes. Spikes of bell-shaped flowers are white or lavender and bloom spring and summer. Large hostas are stunning as accent plants. Small varieties are great in mixed plantings or rock gardens.

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