|Hosta 'Empress Wu' PP20774 CPBR4240
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ℹ The Empress Wu Hosta stands as the crown jewel in the illustrious Shadowland® collection, renowned as the most coveted assortment of new hostas. Crowned as the 2023 National Hosta of the Year, it reigns supreme with its massive leaves, reaching an extraordinary size of up to 2 feet in both length and width. Named in honor of Empress Wu, the singular female emperor in history, this plant mirrors her exceptional qualities. Empress Wu, known for her groundbreaking rule in ancient China, serves as a fitting inspiration for a hosta distinguished by its one of a kind features. The Empress Wu Hosta boasts dark lush green leaves intricately veined, creating a visual spectacle that captivates any landscape. Its resilience is unmatched, with an ability to withstand extreme cold down to -40°C, establishing itself as the premier giant hosta on the market. In early to mid summer, the plant adorns itself with pale reddish violet flowers that emerge from the magnificent foliage, elevating its enchanting allure.The sheer size of the leaves imparts a fantasy like ambiance to the surroundings. Transform any garden into a realm reminiscent of fairy tales.