Photo Courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries

Hosta Purple Heart

These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear glossy lime green leaves with short purple-black petioles. Lavender bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer
1 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 Moisture
Patent Info PP22725