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Empress wu Hosta

Giant Size


Its huge, dark green, deeply veined, substantial leaves can be measured at more than 1 1/2- ft. wide. This strong, upright habit forming plant creates a very tall and wide clump. Pale, reddish-violet flowers appear just above the foliage in early to midsummer. Empress Wu is an outstanding focal point and topic of conversation in your shaded garden! Potted. Zones 3-9. PP20774
  • Zone 3 - 9.
  • Height 3 - 4 feet.
  • Light Required Full shade to partial shade.

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  • Botanical Name: Hosta 'Empress Wu' PP20774 (HOSS-ta)
  • Height: 3 - 4 feet.
  • Spacing: 4 feet.
  • Depth: Plant at the same depth it is in the container.
  • Spread: 5 - 6 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Full shade to partial shade.
  • Foliage: Huge, deeply veined, heart shaped leaves in deep green.
  • Blooms: Early to mid-Summer for 2 - 3 weeks.
  • Form: Herbaceous perennial.
  • Flower Form: Tall scape of funnel shaped blooms that are shades of purple-red.
  • Soil Requirements: Average fertile soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: After flowering, remove spent flower stems to tidy up the plants for the rest of the growing season.
  • Comments: Huge dark green, deeply veined leaves of good substance can measure more than 1 1/2 feet wide and long! Strong upright habit, forming a very tall and wide clump. Pale reddish-violet flowers appear just above the foliage in early to mid Summer. An outstanding focal point and topic of conversation in your shade garden! Restricted States: AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.

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