Home :: Hosta 'First Frost'

Hosta 'First Frost'

Hosta 'First Frost'
Availability Ships April to early November
Plant Size 3rd year plant shipped bare root
Qty Out of Stock

Hosta 'First Frost'

(Scolnik/Solberg 2002)

Clump Size: (M) 34" x 16"

Leaf Size: 7" x 5" -- Vein Pairs: 10 - 12

Description: Leaves are spear-shaped, powdery blue with a bright yellow margin that slowly lightens to cream as the season progresses.

Blooms: Pale lavender flowers in July.

Comments: This sport of H. 'Halcyon' has excellent blue color and a very attractive, bright yellow margin in the spring. By the end of the season it looks similar to H. 'El Nino' and H. 'Sleeping Beauty'.

Light: Part shade to full shade. -- Soil: Humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil.

Related Plants: El Nino, Halcyon, June, Sleeping Beauty

Zones: 2 - 8

Product rating

Sign in to rate

Customer Reviews

  • Author: Jeff Branch
    I was surprised by how bright the margin is - it really shows well.
  • Author: irawon
    A truly beautiful hosta that holds up well all season in my garden, growing under and at the edge of shallow rooted spruce trees. A good performer in spite of root competition.

Add your review here

: *
: *