Scientific Name: Hosta 'Halcyon' Form: Mounded
Common Name:Halcyon hosta Texture:Medium
Family Name:AsparagaceaeHabit: Arching, Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Soft flexible, Parallel venation, Glabrous, Ovate, Entire, Undulate (wavy)
Flowers: Raceme, Violet, Jun- Jul
Fruit: Capsule, Green Black
Exposure: Filtered shade, Deep shade
Soil or Media: Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Container planting, Group or mass planting, Perennial border, Small garden/space, Summer interest, Waterside planting
Key ID Features:Leaves thick, smooth, blue- then blue/green, glaucous underside; flower lavender, August.