The Hosta ‘Fire and Ice’ is a tetraploid Hosta (proven) and a sport from Hosta ‘Patriot’ and is a slow to very slow growing medium size Hosta.

The leaves are white in the centre with dark green margins. The stems of the lavender, non-fragrant flowers will grow to about 20 inches (50 cm) high.



Characteristic: newly emerging every year

Exposure: part shade/ shade

Foliage colour: green/ white

Flower colour: lilac

Flowering time: July - August

Hardiness: -20 ºC (-4 ºF)

Height: 16 inches (40 cm)

Soil: normal/ moist