Description: 'Elegans' is a large hosta with deep, smoky blue, slightly frosted heart-shaped foliage. Deep veins give the leaves a corrugated look. White flowers bloom in early spring. Though slugs love hostas, this one is usually spared.
Hardy: Zone 3
Bloom Time: May - June
Height: 2- 3 feet
Spacing: 3 -4 feet
Sun Needs: Part shade to full shade
Water Needs: Medium
Outstanding Features: Attracts hummingbirds
Uses: Cut flowers, rock gardens, English gardens, boarders, shade gardens. It is also effective on a slope where it can help reduce soil erosion.
Tips: Plant with other hostas to get a great contrasts in colors and leaf shapes.