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Hosta Minuteman

These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear very dark green leaves with pure white margins. Pale lavender striped bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Rapid growth rate. Sport of ‘Francee‘.

Blooms early to mid-summer
1.5 ft tall x 2.5 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 Consistent Moisture