A mini Hosta called "Trifecta". Very different - has a distribution of three colors: pure white in the center, dark green on the margins and a brush stroke of olive-chartreuse separating the two. Grows only 6" in height, 12" in width, with soft lavendar flowers in midsummer. Because of its unique coloration, it will illuminate a shady spot in a garden.
Eucomis bicolor (variegated pineapple lily) is a flowering plant native to South Africa. It is a bulbous perennial with a basal rosette of wavy leaves. In late summer it produces a stout stem bearing racemes of pale green, purple margined flowers with a terminal rosette of pale green leafy bracts. At close quarters it has an unpleasant smell. | Flickr - Photo Sharing!