Hosta (Plantain Lily) (HOS-tah)

A very popular perennial. A great ground cover plant. Zones 3-9.

TC*: Plant divisions originated in tissue culture.


Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd'

‘Abiqua Drinking Gourd’ (TC*)

Large, blue-green rounded leaves, deeply cupped and heavily puckered. White flowers. 20-24″.

‘August Moon’ (BR)

Golden-yellow, corrugated foliage. White flowers.

Hosta 'Big Daddy'

Hosta ‘Big Daddy’ (TC*)

Heavily corrugated, blue-green leaves. White flowers. 20-25″

Hosta 'Blue Angel' 2

‘Blue Angel’ (TC*)

Deep blue-green foliage. Glossy-white flowers. 30-36″

Hosta 'Blue Cadet' 2

‘Blue Cadet’ (TC*)

Bluish-green foliage. Lavender flowers. 8-12″

‘Blue Umbrellas’ (TC*)

Large mound of umbrella-like leaves. Pale lavender flowers. 36-40″.

Hosta 'Earth Angel'

‘Earth Angel’ (TC*)

Large, heart-shaped, blue-green leaves with creamy yellow margins in spring that lighten to creamy white. Pale lavender flowers. 30-35″

‘Elegans’ (TC*)

Large, heavily corrugated, blue-gray rounded leaves. White flowers. 24-36″

Hosta 'Fortunei Aureomarginata'

‘Fortunei Aureomarginata’ (BR)

Dark green leaves with golden-yellow margins. Pale lavender flowers. 12-24″

‘Fragrant Blue’ (TC*)

Chalky blue foliage. Fragrant pale lavender flowers. 18-20″

Hosta 'Fragrant Bouquet' 20

‘Fragrant Bouquet’ (TC*)

Light apple-green leaves with wide light yellow margins. Light lavender flowers. 18-20″

Hosta 'Francee' (2)

‘Francee’ (TC*)

Medium to dark green heart-shaped leaves with narrow white margins. Lavender flowers. 12-21″

Hosta 'Frances Williams'

‘Frances Williams’ (TC*)

Corrugated blue-green foliage with wide golden margins. White flowers. 20-24″


‘Gold Standard’ (BR)

Light green leaves with dark green margins in spring. Center of leaves
turn gold by summer. Lavender flowers.
American Hosta Society Eunice Fisher Award

‘Guacamole’ (TC)

Chartreuse leaves with wide green margins. Large, fragrant white
2002 American Hosta Growers Hosta of the Year

Hosta 'Krossa Regal' (2)

‘Krossa Regal’ (TC*)

Large, vase-shaped mound of frosty-blue foliage. Lavender flowers. 28-30″

Hosta 'Love Pat' 2

‘Love Pat’ (TC*)

Thick, puckered, deeply cupped, powdery blue leaves. White flowers. 14-18″

‘Minuteman’ (TC*)

Sport of ‘Francee’, but has dark green leaves with wider, pure white margins. Pale lavender flowers. 20-22″

Hosta montana ‘Aureomarginata’ (TC)

Arching wedge-shaped leaves with irregular yellow margins that
turn to cream. Pale lavender flowers.

‘Paradigm’ (TC)

Chartreuse-gold leaves, streaked with blue-green margins. Thick
corrugated leaves. Near white flowers.

2007 American Hosta Growers Hosta of the Year

‘Patriot’ (TC*)

Sport of ‘Francee’, but has medium green leaves with wider, creamy-white margins. Lavender flowers. 20-22″

Hosta 'Pilgrim'

Hosta ‘Pilgrim’ (TC*)

Heart-shaped, grey-green leaves with wide, creamy yellow margins that fade to creamy-white. Lavender flowers. 10-12″

Hosta 'Queen Josephine' 2

Hosta ‘Queen Josephine’ (TC*)

Glossy, dark green, heart-shaped leaves with yellow margins that change to creamy white. Medium lavender flowers. 15-18″

Hosta ‘Regal Splendor’ (TC)

Gray-green leaves with creamy yellow-white margin. Lavender
2003 American Hosta Growers Hosta of the Year


‘Royal Standard’ (BR)

Bright shiny-green foliage. Fragrant white flowers. 18-36″

Hosta 'So Sweet'

‘So Sweet’ (TC*)

Shiny dark green leaves with creamy-yellow margins, which turn to white. Fragrant pale lavender/white flowers. 14-16″


‘Sum and Substance’ (TC*)

Large chartreuse-green rounded leaves. Pale lavender flowers. 30-36″

Hosta 'Undulata Albomarginata'

‘Undulata Albomarginta’ (TC*)

Medium green leaves with a slightly wavy, white margin. Pale lavender flowers. 16-18″.

Hosta 'Wide Brim' 2
‘Wide Brim’ (TC*)

Green leaves with wide irregular creamy-yellow margins. Light lavender flowers. 12-24″