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Hosta x First Frost

First Frost Hosta

'First Frost' has blue green foliage that emerges early in the spring with bright gold margins that fade to pure white. The leaves hold up well in the garden all season long until the first frost of fall. Light lavendar flowers dance 28" above the foliage in the summer attracting pollinators and hummingbirds.


  • Category:Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone:3-9
  • Height:12-18 in
  • Spread:36 in

Attributes
Attractive Foliage
Flower Color
Purple
Foliage Color
Blue
Green
White
Best Usage
Border or Bed
Container
Mass Planting
Specimen
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Exposure
Shade
Part Shade
Growth Rate
Medium
Asexual propagation prohibited?
No

This sport of 'Halcyon' offer the the same intense blue center, complimented with pure white variegation. 'First Frost' emerges early in the spring with bright gold margins that fade to pure white later in the season. The leaves hold up well in the garden all season long until the first frost of fall. Light lavendar flowers dance 28" above the foliage in the summer attracting pollinators and hummingbirds.