Go Back Emperor’s New Clothes

Hosta 'Emperor's New Clothes'
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Plant Type: Hostas

Unusual flecking adorns each leaf. Leaves are the most white in spring, with flecks growing in size and number as the season progresses. Near white flowers appear beginning in early summer. While this is a sport of ‘Empress Wu’, ‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ is a more compact plant.

Not available until spring 2025. 

Currently not available for online purchase.

Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

White Shades

Foliage Color

Green, Blue Shades, Multicolored, Variegated

Plant Spread

36"-42"

Good Companions

Other shade loving plants

Plant Height

21"

Scape Height

21"-31"

Hardness Zone

3-9

Soil Moisture

Moist, Rich, Organic


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Bloom Time

Early Summer

Critter Resistance

Rabbits

Exposure

Part-Full Shade

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests

Summer