• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full shade to partial sun
    Watering Needs:
    Requires regular watering- weekly or more often in extreme heat
    Average Landscape Size:
    12-24" H x 24-36" W
    Key Feature:
    Dramatic Foliage for Shade
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:HOSS-tuh
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Average landscape size:12-24" H x 24-36" W
    Special features:Gift Plant
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:White
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide enriched, slightly acidic, evenly moist soil. Thrives in dappled shade; avoid harsh afternoon sun. Mulch to maintain summer moisture, avoiding crowns. Shear spent flowers. Fertilize monthly. Cut back in fall or early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full shade to partial sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Requires regular watering- weekly or more often in extreme heat