Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Hosta Ivory Coast

These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear light grey-green leaves and rippled yellow margins. The centres turn blue-green and the edges lighten to ivory as the summer approaches. Lavender bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer
1.5 ft tall x 2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Moderate salt tolerance
Tolerant to juglone


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