Hosta 'Pizzazz'

Plantain Lily

Tips for Homeowners:

Fertilize in the spring if needed.  Apply deterrent if deer are a problem.

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A good sturdy hosta that is both pretty and durable with its ability to resist slugs.

  • Heart-shaped leaves
  • Variegated leaves are thick and bumpy
  • White flowers are good for bouquets

Add a new variety to a hosta collection! You can also plant one type in large quantities as a ground cover, or enjoy hostas as an accent to other neighboring perennials in the woodland garden.

Height: 20-30 in
Spread: 36-48 in
Zone: 3-9
Color: White

Interesting Notes about Plantain Lily:

Hostas are wonderful plants for the shady garden. You can plant them in more sun for more flowers, but in the heat of the summer they will need extra water to keep from getting scorched. 

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Ground Cover
  • Summer Bloomer
  • Great Foliage
  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance
  • Mass Planting
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Specimen

Foliage Color:

  • Yellow
  • Blue
  • White
  • Green


  • Partial Sun
  • Full Shade

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Humming-birds


  • Mounding

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained