Photo courtesy of Paridon Horticultural Ltd.

Hosta Jurassic Park

These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear massive green leaves that are corrugated and heavily puckered. Pale lavender bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer
2 ft tall x 5 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 Full Moisture