Hosta ventricosa is a perennial of the shade-loving hosta species. Like most hostas it grows relatively quickly and is easy to care for.
This species, unlike some others, usually comes true from seed. The glossy, heart-shaped leaves have attractive wavy margins.
Like other hostas, it is excellent for landscaping by a pool. Variegated forms exist.
Hosta Ventricosa Quick Facts:
Scientific Name: Hosta ventricosa
Common Name: Hosta
Type of Plant: Perennial
Growing Zones for Hosta Ventricosa: Hardy to zone 3
Growing Conditions for Hosta Ventricosa: Shade