Hosta 'Blue Umbrellas'
(Florence Shaw 1978)
Clump Size: (VL) 54" x 36"
Leaf Size: 14" x 10" -- Vein Pairs: 18
Description: Leaves are large, oval and satiny, bluish-green turning dark green, reversed cupped and heavily ribbed, held somewhat upright in horizontal layers.
Blooms: Very pale lavender flowers.
This hosta starts out bluish-green and quickly turns to a dark green, so its name is a bit of a misnomer. It is a good grower and will form a very large mound when mature.
Light: Light sun to full shade. -- Soil: Humus-rich, moist soil.
Related Plants: Blazing Saddles, Dancing in the Rain, Potomac Pride, Singing in the Rain
Zones: 2 - 8