As the season goes on, watch the foliage turn a splendid chartreuse, while the red petioles hold their bold color all season long. This fascinating hosta will add even more color come midsummer, when it sports lavender trumpet flowers! Hosta 'Fire Island'.
Hosta 'Fire Island'
Sun Exposure:Partial Shade, Full Shade
Height/Habit:10 - 14 inches
Spread:15 - 30 inches
Spacing:15 - 30 inches
Flowering Date:Mid summer
Planting Instructions:Dig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Firm soil around roots and water in well.
Winter Care:None, except to mulch for the first winter. Remove promptly in early spring.
Flower Form:Bell shaped flowers
Foliage Type:The broadly ovate leaves has an unique chartreuse (yellow) foliage and red stems.
Pruning:Remove spent flower stems to tidy up the plants for the rest of the growing season. After flowering.