Hosta 'Ivory Coast'

Common Name: Hosta

  • A smaller sport of 'Sagae' with much wider leaf margins
  • Broadly ovate, pointed leaves are grey-green with rippled, yellow margins
  • Center darkens to blue-green and the edge lightens to ivory in summer
  • Grey-green jetting is present betweent the center and margin
  • Lavender flowers are produced on tall scapes in early summer
  • Striking specimen plant

Hostas are exceedingly popular perennials in today's gardens due to their versatility in the landscape. Their subtle colors, tall flower scapes, and broad, coarse leaves fill a niche in garden designs that few other plants can achieve. Their large leaves provide excellent coverage for dying bulb foliage. Hostas also grow well in city environments where the air may be polluted by car exhaust, etc.