Hosta Patriot is a clump-forming perennial grown for its foliage and its perference for a shady site. It has heart-shaped olive-green leaves about 20cm (8″) in length with irregular white margins. Produces lavender coloured flowers in the summer.
Prefers a moist, well-drained, fertile soil in shade/partial shade and some shelter from cold, drying winds. Suitable for pots, planting near water and for ground cover under deciduous trees as well as for the border.