hosta 'liberty'

Size: 1 gallon
  • large mound with vase shaped habit
  • thick blue-green leaves with a wide yellow margin
  • yellow magin fades to creamy white by mid-summer
  • pale lavender flowers
  • bloom time: mid-july to early august
  • will tolerate some sun
    • zone 3
    • height 50-55cm
    • spread 125-150cm
    • 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.)