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Hosta ‘Aquamarine’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.


Super thick, aqua-blue leaves have a red purple spot above the petiole where the leaf and petiole meet, plus dark petioles. The large, deeply veined leaves are also tinged purple in spring. Lavender purple flowers in summer. Good slug resistance.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 15″ / 30″ / 18″
Exposure: Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): August, September, October

SKU: HOSAQU Categories: ,
Common Name Plantain lily
Family Liliaceae
Genus Hosta
species --
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # PP22627
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time August, September
Flower Color Purple
Foliage Color Green, White
Dormancy Winter
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Growth Habit Clumping
Growth Rate Moderate
Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? 'Aquamarine' has a red purple blotch and red purple petioles. In spring, the foliage is tinged purple.
Landscape Value Shade accent or mass.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 15" / 30" / 18"
Soil (Garden) Hosta will grow best in rich organic soil.
Water (Garden) Average
Special Uses Deep South
Comments --
Water (Greenhouse) Dry slightly between waterings.
EC 0.6 – 0.9
pH 5.5 – 6.8
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 8 – 10 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
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