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Hosta nigrescens 'Elatior'
@ R. Hornbaker Gdn, IL

Hosta nigrescens 'Elatior'

Japan NR

Item #: 1057

Zones: 3a to 8b

Height: 36" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Japan

Pot Size: 3 qt. (2.8 L)

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The only similarity that this shares with H. nigrescens is the NBA-sized bloom 7' tall with light lavender to near white flowers! Giant pointed green leaves and all, this is probably the most impressive large growing hosta (5'+ wide) that I have ever seen...a truly spectacular but unknown selection of a species that deserves to be in every hosta garden!