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Hosta longipes

Japanese species

Item #: 329

Zones: 3a to 9b

Height: 15" tall

Culture: Light Shade

Origin: Japan

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)

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This Japanese species has shiny green lance shaped leaves with purple specks at the base of the leaves. We use this in our breeding when we want to increase the red pigment in the offspring. H. longipes makes a medium size clump that is topped with pinkish purple flowers in early summer.