Hosta, Francee


Description: If you want bold, eye-catching foliage than this is the Hosta for you. The famous Francee Hosta is known for the narrow, yellow to white margins on ovate to heart-shaped, slightly cupped and furrowed leaves. Francee is similar to the Patriot Hosta but with smaller white borders on the dark green leaves.

Common Name: Francee Hosta

Scientific Name: Hosta 'Francee'

Type: Perennial

Exposure: Sun - Shade

Size: 14" height, 3' spread

Bloom Color: Lavender / Purple

Bloom Period: Summer

Foliage Color: Variegated

Landscape Use: Containers / Planters, Foundation, Garden, Landscape Beds, Mass Planting, Outdoor Living Areas, Perennial Garden, Small Groups, Under Shade Tree, Woodland Border

Soil: Well-Drained

Zone: 3 - 9

Growth Rate: Fast

Companion Plants: Bleeding Heart, White Astilbe, Sedge Grasses, Geranium, Purple Astilbe, Fern

Maintenance: Remove old foliage before new foliage emerges


* Attracts Hummingbirds & Butterflies


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