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Hosta plantaginea

Latin Name: Hosta plantaginea
Common Name: hosta
Family: Asparagaceae
Plant type: Herbaceous perennial
Origin: China, Japan
Hard Zone: 3-9
Mature Size: 1.5′ x 2′
Leaf: bright… 34 more words

Herbaceous Perennial

Hosta sieboldiana 'Elegans'

Latin Name: Hosta sieboldiana ‘Elegans’
Common Name: hosta
Family: Asparagaceae
Plant type: Herbaceous perennial
Hard Zone: 4-9
Mature Size: 3′ x 4′
Leaf: heart-shaped, thick-textured, wavy edge,  blue-green… 43 more words

Herbaceous Perennial

Another go at resting

Today’s guest picture shows William and Sara, who are being looked after by their grandparents Mike and Alison, enjoying a visit to Hermitage Castle.  It was almost as much fun as frog hunting. 444 more words

Birds

Hosta lancifolia

Latin Name: Hosta lancifolia
Common Name: narrow-leafed hosta
Family: Asparagaceae
Plant type: Herbaceous perennial
Hard Zone: 3-8
Mature Size: 1′ x 1.5′
Leaf: lance-shaped, wavy-margined… 27 more words

Herbaceous Perennial

Hosta (Tardiana Group) 'Halcyon'

Latin Name: Hosta (Tardiana Group) ‘Halcyon’
Common Name: hosta
Family: Asparagaceae
Plant type: Herbaceous perennial
Hard Zone: 3-8
Mature Size: 2′ x 3′
Leaf: blue-green,  flat, spear-shaped, heavily-textured… 26 more words

Herbaceous Perennial

Hosta 'Fortunei Albomarginata'

Latin Name: Hosta ‘Fortunei Albomarginata’
Common Name: hosta
Family: Asparagaceae
Plant type: Herbaceous perennial
Hard Zone: 3-8
Mature Size: 3′ x 4′
Leaf: heavy texture, prominent veins, variegated: green leaves with white margins… 23 more words

Herbaceous Perennial

The great Hosta Raid of 2014

Not the plants we saved

Today, My wife and I with much daring and fore site, overwhelmed the guards at an undisclosed location to retrieve for reuse Hosta Plants to be used in our yard at the Chateau, in a matter of days these plants would have been destroyed by the City when the building there are near gets torn down. 80 more words