Description

 

Hosta ‘Mack the Knife’ is a small Hosta with a slow to average growth rate. This Hosta has sturdy leaves with a yellow margin. The young plant has twisted and elongated leaves and have a lighter colour. As the plant gets older the leaves become darker, rounder and less wavy.


It is a ‘Galaxy’ x ‘Haspen Heron’ hybrid. The flowers are lilac and non-fragrant.

Specifications

 

Characteristic: newly emerging every year

Deer resistant: no

Exposure: part shade/shade

Foliage color: green/yellow

Flower color: lilac

Flowering time: June - July

Hardiness: -20 ºC (-4 ºF)

Height: 10 inches (25 cm)

Soil: normal/moist