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Hosta 'Hush Puppie'

Plantain Lily

This miniature hosta has small, rounded, green leaves edged with wide, creamy yellow borders. Plants rapidly form 16" wide clumps. Dark lavender flowers in June.

 

Prefers partial to full shade and moist, well-drained soil. Hostas prefer shade, will grow in ordinary garden soil and withstand drought, but they are most beautiful when provided with ample moisture and organic matter. Can tolerate clay soil.

Height:

4-5 in

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Spread:

12-16 in

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Hardiness Zone:

3

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Bloom Color:

Lavender

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Pollinators
Exposure
Light Shade
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist/Well-Drained
Flowering Months
June
Foliage Color
Green
White/Cream Variegation
Attributes
Coastal
Container
Drought Tolerant
Ground Cover
Interesting Foliage
Hosta (Plantain Lily)