The Hosta ‘Eleanor Lachman’ is a small Hosta with leaves with a yellow to white center and dark-green edges. This Hosta is a slow grower and does better with more light. Especially morning sun is appreciated. The pale lilac flowers are non-fragrant.

The Hosta ‘Eleanor Lachman’ is a seedling of an unnamed seedling of Hosta ‘Neat Splash’ and Hosta ‘Flamboyant’ and that is crossed with Hosta ‘Robert Frost’.




Attracts bees: no

Characteristic: newly emerging every year

Deer resistant: no

Exposure: part shade/ shade

Flower color: lilac

Flowering time: July – August

Foliage color: green/ yellow

Fragrant flower: no

Hardiness: -20 ºC (-4 ºF)

Height: 10 inches (25 cm)

Soil: normal/ moist