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Hosta 'Brutus'

Plant Type: Hostas

Hosta 'Brutus'. A seedling of ('Sea Drift' x H. venusta) that matures into a very large mound of unruly dark green foliage. The huge pointy leaves are corrugated with wavy margins, each leaf measures 16" long x 13" wide. Flower scapes tower 4 feet tall. A great name for a great hosta. (Beilstein 2007)


Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Flower Color

Purple

Foliage Color

Dark Green

Plant Spread

65" wide

Good Companions

Other shade loving plants

Plant Height

36" tall

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3

Soil Moisture

Moist and highly organic

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Deep green corrugated leaves. Rippled margins. Giant Hosta.

Bloom Time

early summer

Critter Resistance

Exposure

shade to part sun

Growth Rate

Slow to reach maturity, but worth the wait!

Seasonal Interests

spring/summer