hosta

Hostas are the ultimate shade plant. Their foliage comes in a wide variety of shades, colors and textures. Hostas work beautifully when combined with ferns or other fine-textured plants. These hardy and easy to grow perennials are a great addition to your garden.

Exposure: Shade

Size: 6″ up to 48″

Bloom Time: Summer

Fun Facts:

– Native to Northeast Asia.

– One of the most popular shade perennials in the United States.

– Chinese folklore has a legend that a goddess dropped her hairpin from which a beautiful hosta grew.