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.





Attracts bees: no

Characteristic: newly emerging every year

Deer resistant: no

Exposure: part shade/shade

Flower color: lilac

Flowering time: June – July

Foliage color: green/yellow

Fragrant flower: no

Hardiness: -20 ºC (-4 ºF)

Height: 10 inches (25 cm)

Soil: normal/moist