Empress Wu Hosta

General Information

Empress Wu Hosta is a perennial plant. This plant is quite large, reaching up to 4 feet tall. It will form as a large, upright mound of attractive foliage. Empress Wu Hosta would be a great choice for shaded areas of your landscape. The leaves have a ridged, thick texture, oval in shape. They have a very nice deep green color, with slightly lighter stems. Bell shaped flowers bloom from early to mid summer on tall stems above the foliage. The flowers are violet in color. Great for attracting hummingbirds!

Additional Information

Hosta ‘Empress Wu’ will be 3 to 4 feet tall, with a spread of 5 to 6 feet. It is recommended for USDA climate zones 3 to 9. Empress Wu will do best in partial to full shade conditions. It will do well with average, consistent amounts of moisture in well drained soils.

Care & Shipping Notes

NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Due to Department of Agriculture regulations, we cannot send plants to California. Our products will ship with USPS, FedEx or UPS. They should take 2 to 3 days to reach most areas that we ship to. All of our plants will be shipped out within 7 to 10 business days, with certain exceptions.

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Mature Width 5 to 6 Feet
Mature Height 3 to 4 Feet
Light Part to Full Shade
Planting Zone 3 to 9

Planting Zone Map

US Planting Zones


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