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Hosta 'Komodo Dragon'
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Plant Type: Hostas

A giant hosta that forms a cascading mound. Large, dark green leaves with loosely rippled margins on long petioles. Light lavender, tubular flowers are held just above the foliage in midsummer. Leaves are rounded with a twisted tip, blue-green to gray-green with a rippled edge. It is a vigorous grower that in time will develop into a huge clump.

Komodo Dragon’ has a beautiful loosely pie crust edge and large dark green leaves. Flowers are pale lavender on 36″ scapes. A rapid grower, it comes to us from Mildred Seaver and attains a size of 72 x 28″.

Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color


Foliage Color

Dark green

Plant Spread


Good Companions

Other hostas and shade loving plants

Plant Height


Scape Height


Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

All hosta love rich, organic, moist soil

Characteristics & Attributes


This Mildred Seaver introduction makes a stunner of a clump! The heavily rippled dark green pointed leaves stretch outward to form an impressive upright 7' wide H. fluctuans-like clump.

Bloom Time

June - July

Critter Resistance

Resistance to slugs


Part to full shade

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests