|Common Name||Plantain lily|
|US Patent #||PP22725|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||15" / 30" / 24"|
|Finish Time||Medium (6-8 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||August, September|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flowering Season||Summer, Fall|
|Leaf Color||Green, White|
|Soil||Hosta will grow best in rich organic soil.|
|pH||5.5 - 6.8|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
|Nutritional Needs||150 - 200 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|How Different?||It has thick glossy green leaves with deep maroon petioles and leaf bases.|
|Landscape Value||Container, mass, shade garden.|
|Finish Time to 4"||8 - 12 weeks|
|Grower Notes||Be careful not to bury the crowns when planting.|
Hosta ‘Purple Heart’
Glossy lime to green leaves spotlighted with red purple in the leaf base. One of the most neat and uniform habits of any Hosta. The short petioles are almost black. A compact, densely clumping habit. Good slug resistance.
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