Hosta 'Blue Ivory'

Plantain Lily

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-9

Stunning variegated variety, the name says it all. Ivory margins on blue leaves. A sport of 'Halcyon' with same great habit. Lavender blooms attract hummingbirds in summer.

Height

14-16 in

Spread

16-18 in

Color

Purple

Interesting Notes

Bred by Bill Meyer

Bloom Time

July-August

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Bugleweed (Ajuga reptans), Japanese Windflower Anemone (Anemone ), False Forget-Me-Not, Siberian Bugloss (Brunnera macrophylla), False Spirea (Astilbe ), Lungwort (Pulmonaria longifolia), Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart (Dicentra spectabilis), Japanese Painted Fern (Athyrium nipponicum), Coral Bells (Heuchera )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Attributes & Uses
Containers
Cut Flowers
Exposure
Partial Shade
Shade
Foliage Color
Variegated
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist but well-drained
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