Hosta Afterglow

Hosta After Glow

A stunning giant with wide, bright yellow margins that surround huge green, heart-shaped leaves. A big plant, it can grow 2′ tall and 4′ wide. Purple bells appear in summer on 3′ tall stems. It makes a fantastic, showy specimen. Hostas are excellent perennials for shade that require minimal care. They are lovely massed in woodland settings or used as specimens. With their weed smothering foliage, they make idea ground covers. Although they are tough plants that can withstand periods of drought, for best results keep well watered during dry spells.

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Hosta After Glow

Common Name

Hosta

Bloom Color

Purple

Bloom Time

Summer

Foliage Color

Green, Variegated, Yellow

Light Requirements

Part Shade, Shade

Height

24″

Width

48″

Uses

Beds, Containers, Ground Cover, Hummingbirds, Mass Plantings, Woodland Gardens

Soil

Average, Rich

Water Needs

Average, Consistent

Zone

3-9

Plant Type

Perennial