hosta 'francee'

Size: 1 gallon
medium to large mounding hosta
  • green foliage with defined white margin
  • leaves have a deeply lobed base and are heavily corrugated
  • bloom time: july to mid august
  • zone 3
  • height 50-55cm
  • spread 100-125cm
  • colour lavender
  • hosta grow best in a rich, moist, well-drained soil, in partial to full shade
  • early to mid-morning sun and dappled shade in the afternoon are ideal conditions for most hosta cultivars
  • some are full sun tolerant, when consistent moisture is provided
  • cleaning out dormant foliage in early winter will help reduce the insect population, such as slug larvae
  • partial sun/shade, full shade
  • attracts hummingbirds
  • low maintenance
  • ground cover
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)