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Hosta 'Ebb Tide'
E. Elslager @ E. Elslager Gdn, MI

Hosta 'Ebb Tide'

E. Elslager 97

Item #: 4984

Zones: 3a to 8b

Height: 20" tall

Culture: Light Shade

Origin: Hybrid

Pot Size: 3 qt. (2.8 L)

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Picture one of the most popular hostas, H. montana 'Aureomarginata' and shrink the plant by 1/3 while adding heavy rippling to the leaves, and you have Hosta 'Ebb Tide'. This stunning release from Michigan's Ed Elslager makes a 3' wide clump of pointed green leaves, each surrounded by a rippled golden border. In early summer, the clumps are topped with 3' scapes of pure white flowers. This truly unique hosta is certain to make a dazzling specimen in your garden.