To find: Hosta Guacamole: rare and hard to find fragrant hostas. Most Hostas have little to no scent but this one has a very strong fragrance and very large white flowers. All fragrant Hostas are from the Hosta plantaginea line. This Hosta plant can also handle quite a bit of sun which is nice for those of use that can find little shade in the garden.    This is a variegated hosta with a lighter yellow green base and darker green along the outer edges of the leaves. The leaves are h...

Hostas for N. Texas : The Hosta Guacamole is one of those rare and hard to find fragrant hostas. Most Hostas have little to no scent but this one has a very strong fragrance and very large white flowers

Hosta plantaginea Venus with "twice-double" flowers....late summer/early fall blooming (aka Aprhodite)

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Grow a Mixed Planting  This container offers a little of everything: annuals, perennials, and tropical vines. Mix and match different plant types for high-impact combinations.  A. Hosta plantaginea -- 1  B. Mandevilla 'Alice du Pont' -- 1  C. Sweet potato vine (Ipomoea batatas 'Margarita') -- 1  D. Licorice plant (Helichrysum petiolare) -- 2  E. Algerian ivy (Hedera algeriensis) -- 2  F. Verbena 'Superbena Burgundy' -- 3

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Hosta plantaginea: 1 B. Mandevilla 'Alice du Pont': 1 C. Sweet potato vine (Ipomoea batatas 'Margarita'): 1 D. Licorice plant (Helichrysum petiolare): 2 E. Algerian ivy (Hedera algeriensis): 2 F. Verbena 'Superbena Burgundy': 3 Grow a Mixed Planting

Hosta Plantaginea – aka ‘August Lily’ - Large - Height 20-25”, Spread 24” Wave Spacing 54”, Specimen Spacing 72”. Leaves are 10”x8”. Full Sun-Light Shade. Light green, glossy, waxy, ovate, heart-shaped, leaves emerge early. Pure white, trumped-shaped flowers open in early evening, & stay open all night. Flowers are very fragrant, & 4-6” long, which are the largest of al Hosta. 18-24” Scapes. Blooms August-September. Heat tolerant. Fast growth rate. Not slug resistant. Can harvest seeds.

Hostas are beautiful shade plants. This page tells you all you need to know about choosing the right plants and care of hostas. Our yard has some hostas. They come back every year big and beautiful. I like that this page tells how to divide them.

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Hosta plantaginea

hosta plantaginea -a fragrant hosta; flowers open in late afternoon-honeysuckle like fragrance (common name August Lilly).

Several varieties of bushes, plants and flowers that grow in shade in zone 6

Aphrodite Plantain Lily Hosta - Full to Partial Shade - Fragrant showy flowers in Summer

Pretty Path 'Tardiva' and 'Annabelle' hydrangeas, 'Diana' Rose of Sharon hibiscus, and Hosta plantaginea line the walkway behind this Martha's Vineyard home.

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Pretty Path: 'Tardiva' and 'Annabelle' hydrangeas, 'Diana' Rose of Sharon hibiscus, and Hosta plantaginea line the walkway behind this Martha's Vineyard home - 27 Front Yard and Backyard Landscaping Ideas - Landscaping Designs - Country Living

Hosta 'Aphrodite' -  has large, pure white, intensely fragrant flowers that open in late summer on 2ft stems. Try it along a sheltered path where you can take in the heady fragrance.

Hosta plantaginea 'Aphrodite'

Hosta plantaginea 'Aphrodite' - The hardy hosta beloved by so many gardeners also producsed white trumpet-shaped flowers that smell wonderful - and attract hummingbirds! via White Flower Farm

Hosta lessons with Tony Avent of Plant Delights Nursery (photo by Nova, from Wikimedia Commons) | awaytogarden.com

6 lessons about hosta, with tony avent

August Lily (hosta) Plantaginea -- Sweet Smelling and Beautiful more sun-tolerance–more than other hostas.

Hosta plantaginea Venus  Glossy green foliage shows off the chief feature—fragrant white, fully double flowers, up to 5in long, which open...

Hosta plantaginea Venus Glossy green foliage shows off the chief feature—fragrant white, fully double flowers, up to long, which open.

Hosta Plantaginea - Flowers open late in the afternoon, and their fragrance is at its peak in the evening - perfect for enjoying while relaxing in the garden at dusk.

White flowered Hostas with white Impatiens will light up the shade and the evening. 'Fragrant Bouquet' Hosta also has variagated leaves.

Hostas!  Heat tolerant - August Lilly-Hosta plantaginea. "So Sweet' (grown by TreeSearch Farms), a 15-inch heat-tolerant hosta with medium-green leaves and a gold border that changes to a wide, creamy edge.

Hostas 101

Hostas in thevsouth. So many colors, so many kinds, so many choices. These shade-loving perennials rule.

Hosta 'plantaginea'

hosta plantaginea, fragrant hosta, shiny leaves, sun okay, blooms late summer

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