Botanical Name: Hosta 'Blue Mouse Ears'
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Zone: Hardy to zone 3
Height: 20cm (8")
Space: 30cm (12")
Bloom Time: Mid-Summer
Bloom Description: Lavender
Light: Part shade to full shade
Tolerate: Heavy Shade, Black Walnut
Hostas are a mainstay of shade gardens. Notwithstanding the often showy flowers produced, hostas are primarily grown in shady areas for the often ornamental excellence of their foliage. Very effective in groups or massed. Good background plant. Shady borders, shade gardens or woodland gardens.