Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Hosta Rubies and Ruffles

These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear wide, lightly corrugated green leaves with creamy white, ruffles margins and red petioles. Light lavender bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
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
Patent Info CPBRAF