Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd' Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd'

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Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd'

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  • White Flowers,
  • Good Slug Resistance,
  • Unique Cupped Leaves,
Common Name:Hostas
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:2 - 2 Feet
Spread:3 - 3 Feet
Exposure:Full Shade (0-4 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions:Bee-Friendly, Hummingbirds
Flower Color:White Shades

Availability: In stock

Product Name Price Qty
Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd' - 5" Pot
(Ships in Spring)


(Hosta) Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd' has unique dark blue-green, seersuckered leaves that form cup shapes, which can be up to 3 inches deep. It produces white flowers on 22 inch scapes in early summer and 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd' demonstrates good slug resistance. This hosta won the Best Green Hosta Award in'96 and the Lucille Simper Award, also in '96.
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Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd'

Common Name Hostas
USDA Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Shade (0-4 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Moderate, Moist
Soil Type Clay
Nature Attractions Bee-Friendly, Hummingbirds
Flower Color White Shades
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage, Deciduous
Design Use Border, Container, Massing, Specimen
Season of Interest (Flowering) Late Spring or Early Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Spring, Summer

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