Hosta 'Patriot'

Patriot Hosta

Herbaceous Perennial

This perennial for shade has large, dark green leaves with bright white edge that brighten shady garden borders. Well-suited to containers, as a foliage accent in mixed planting schemes, or massed as a ground over or edging plant.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Full Shade, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade


Size: 16 - 22 tall x 18 - 24 wide
Shape / Form: Clumping, Mounding
Foliage Texture: Bold, Coarse
Foliage Quality: Bold, Coarse

Features: Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Variegated, Ivory / Cream

Flower Color: Lavender / Lilac
Bloom Season: Jun, Jul, Summer
Flower Shape: Panicle

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Edging, Groundcover, Mixed Border, Small Gardens
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden, Deep Shade

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Three Seasons of Interest
Plant Behavior: Clumping
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos