Hosta 'Parky's Prize'

Plantain Lily

Tips for Homeowners:

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

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Very strong grower with an excellent crop of flowers.

  • Rounded blue-green leaves with bright yellow border
  • Tall lavender flowers
  • Good for sun or shade

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: 18-20 in
Spread: 30-40 in
Zone: 3-9
Color: Lavender

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

Foliage Color:

  • Gold
  • 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