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Hosta Bulletproof

These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear thick, rubbery blue slug-resistant leaves. Lavender bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. A tetraploid sport of ‘Halcyon‘. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid to late summer
1 ft tall x 2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Moderate salt tolerance
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Part to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture