Hosta 'Blue Ivory'

Plantain Lily

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-9

Stunning variegated variety, the name says it all. Ivory margins on blue leaves. A sport of 'Halcyon' with same great habit. Lavender blooms attract hummingbirds in summer.

Height

14-16 in

Spread

16-18 in

Color

Purple

Interesting Notes

Bred by Bill Meyer

Bloom Time

July-August

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Bugleweed (Ajuga reptans), Japanese Windflower Anemone (Anemone ), False Forget-Me-Not, Siberian Bugloss (Brunnera macrophylla), False Spirea (Astilbe ), Lungwort (Pulmonaria longifolia), Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart (Dicentra spectabilis), Japanese Painted Fern (Athyrium nipponicum), Coral Bells (Heuchera ), Burnet (Sanguisorba officinalis v. microcephala)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Attributes & Uses
Cut Flowers
Containers
Exposure
Partial Shade
Shade
Foliage Color
Variegated
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Spring
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist but well-drained
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