Back to the list

Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc. Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

More Views

  • Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.
  • When and How to Clean Your Hostas

Hosta 'Humpback Whale'

Quick Overview

  • Collector Hosta,
  • Great Focal Point,
  • Nice Blue Color
Common Name:Hostas
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:3 - Feet
Spread:7 - 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 'Humpback Whale' - PS - QT Pot
(Ships in Spring by USDA Zone)
  • Buy 3 for $18.04 each and save 5%
  • Buy 6 for $17.09 each and save 10%
  • Buy 12 for $16.14 each and save 15%


(Hosta) With a name like 'Humpback Whale' you would expect huge things from this hosta. Standing over 3 feet tall and spreading up to 7 feet, 'Humpback Whale' is a giant hosta. The foliage is bright blue-green, with heart-shaped leaves that are heavily textured forming a large mounding habit. The blue is most prominent in the spring. Plant in full sun to part shade. 'Humpback Whale' produces cup shaped white flowers that stand up to 4 feet tall on blue-green stems. Hostas are an easy to grow perennial for shade to part shade gardens. Create a great focal point in your garden with the attractive foliage and sheer size of this plant. If you are a collector, 'Humpback Whale' is a garden must have.
More Info

Hosta 'Humpback Whale' PPAF

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, Fragrant
Design Use Border, Container, Massing, Specimen
Season of Interest (Flowering) Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Spring, Summer

Write Your Own Review

You're reviewing: Hosta 'Humpback Whale'

How do you rate this product? *

  1 star 2 stars 3 stars 4 stars 5 stars
Homeowner Tips

Learn more about growing tips and how to care for your Hosta 'Humpback Whale' and other Hostas. See How to care for Hostas.

For general growing tips and how to care for your perennials. View Garden Crossings How to care for Perennials page.

Interested in growing tips for other plants we sell. Browse our Plant Care Tips.