Hosta nigrescens

Japan species

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Item #: 883

Zones: 3a to 9b

Dormancy: Winter

Height: 24" tall

Culture: Light Shade

Origin: Japan

Pot Size: 3 qt. (2.8 L)

This is the hosta species that gave H. Krossa Regal its form. H. nigrescens has a very upright vase shaped form, making a truly spectacular 4' wide clump of shiny grey blue foliage. In late summer, the clump is topped with five foot tall bloom spikes of light lavender.