Plant Type: Hostas
Hosta 'Atlantis' is a superb tetraploid mutation of Hosta 'Abba Dabba Do' from Michigan's Hans Hansen. This amazing hosta makes a huge 5' wide clump of slightly wavy, pointed, green leaves. Each leaf is bordered with a very wide, light yellow margin. In mid-summer, the vigorous clump is topped with 30" spikes of hummingbird attracting light lavender flowers. Stunning!
Clump Size: Very Large 70" x 30"
Leaf Size: 13" x 8"
Hosta 'Atlantis' is a spectacular, large mounding plant with long, dark green leaves with a wide, ruffled yellow margin.
Blooms: Pale lavender flowers bloom in July.
Comments: This is a tetraploid sport of Hosta 'Abba Dabba Do' with thick leaves and wider margins than its parent. It is fairly sun tolerant and will have brighter margins in more light.
Light: Light sun to full shade.
Soil: Rich, moist, well-drained.
Related Plants: Abba Dabba Do, Zippity Do Dah
Zones: 2 – 8
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Flower ColorPale Lavender
Foliage ColorLight shades of yellow/green
Other hosta and shade loving plants.
Characteristics & Attributes