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Hosta 'One Man's Treasure'

Plantain lily

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Key information

Plant type

Hardy perennial

Flower colour

Lavender

Feature

Dramatic foliage

Hardiness

Hardy

Skill level

Experienced

Hosta 'One Man's Treasure'

Plant details

Hostas are popular, shade-loving plants, grown mainly for their beautiful foliage, although most varieties also have pretty, tubular flowers. Hosta leaves come in a wide range of shapes, colors, sizes, and textures, so there's a huge choice to suit you and your garden.

Hosta 'One Man's Treasure' bears bright green, shiny leaves with a distinctive red tinge. Lavender flowers are borne in summer.

For best results, grow in partial shade, ideally with some morning sun to bring out the colour of the leaves. Hosta 'One Man's Treasure' thrives in rich, moist soil with plenty of organic matter added to the soil before planting.

Family: Hostaceae

Genus: Hosta

Cultivar: One Man's Treasure

Plant type: Hardy perennial

Flower colour: Lavender

Foliage colour: Blue-green

Feature: Dramatic foliage

Sun exposure: Partial shade, Shade

Soil: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Moist

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Experienced

Height: 30cm

Spread: 60cm

Time to divide plants: August to March

Flowering period: June to July


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