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Hosta 'Aomori Gold'
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Plant Type: Hostas

Sport of Tachi Giboshi found in the wild in the Aomori Prefecture.  Located at the far northern tip of Honshu Island of Japan.   Distinct upright growth habit. Upright bright yellow leaves in spring that turns greenish later.

Hosta ‘Aomori Gold’ is a large Hosta that has purple flowers and grows in half shade/shade.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color


Foliage Color


Plant Spread

30 inches

Good Companions

Plant Height

18 inches

Scape Height

40 inches

Hardness Zone

Soil Moisture

Moist and highly organic

Characteristics & Attributes


Bloom Time

mid-August to September

Critter Resistance

rabbits, deer


Part to full shade

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests

spring leaf color