Enticing as its name, bright yellow centers edged in dark green capture the sunlight to illuminate any garden space. In deeper shade, centers will transition to chartreuse. Showy red speckled petioles (leaf stems) streak color up into the leaves. Brightens gardens even on gloomy days.
H. Island Breeze was named One of the Best New Shade Perennials for 2014 by Better Homes and Gardens Magazine. Hosta thrive in shade, even in competition with tree roots, hurray! It is hard to find a garden that won’t benefit from incorporating some Hosta.