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Hosta 'Jet Black'

Plant Type: Hostas

This is a very blue large hosta from Doug Beilstein with lots of white wax. Foliage turns a very dark color (approaching black) later in the season. Near white flowers in mid-summer. Vigorous.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

near whilte

Foliage Color

dark blue turning near black late in summer

Plant Spread

48"

Good Companions

other shade plants

Plant Height

24"

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3

Soil Moisture

rich, organic, moist


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Intense waxy blue leaves. Cupped, and lighly dimpled leaves appearing mostly black late season.

Bloom Time

mid summer

Critter Resistance

Exposure

shade

Growth Rate

fast

Seasonal Interests

late summer