Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens Inc

Hosta 'School Mouse'

Plantain Lily

This sport of ‘Church Mouse’ shares all the same great features as its parent but possesses a clearly defined yellow margin. Thick, coarsely wavy leaves have blue-green to green centers and creamy yellow margins that holds its color fairly consistently throughout the season. Proportionate scapes carry lavender flowers in early summer.

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Height:

8 in

Spread:

12 in

Hardiness Zone:

3 - 9

Plantain Lily Growing and Maintenance Tips

Hostas are exceedingly popular perennials in today's gardens due to their versatility in the landscape.  Hostas also grow well in city environments where the air may be polluted by car exhaust, etc.

Hosta 'School Mouse' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Small / Miniature
  • Border
  • Container

Exposure

  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Shade Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average