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Hosta Northern Exposure

These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear broad, ovate, corrugated green leaves with chartreuse margins that lighten to cream in the summer. White bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Moderate growth rate. Sport of ‘sieboldiana Elegans‘.

Blooms early to mid-summer
3 ft tall x 5-5.5 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