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Hosta longipes 'Aurea'

Japan NR

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Item #: 1966

Zones: 3a to 9b

Height: 12" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Japan

Pot Size: 3 qt. (2.8 L) ?


Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.


This is a golden leaf form (actually chartreuse) of the Japanese species, H. longipes. The long narrow leaves emerge gold and then change to green as the season progresses. Each 18" wide clump is topped in late summer with 20" purple scapes with purple flowers.