Die Pflanzen kamen in einem einwandfreien Zustand an. Cultivar name honors Empress Wu (Wu Zetian - 624 AD to 705 AD) who was the only female in the history of China to serve as emperor. Bin gespannt wie es weiter geht! Very architectural and works in a difficult spot - an odd mix of shade and full sun. Hosta Cherry Berry. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid. Among the largest hostas, 'Empress Wu' (Plantain Lily) is an outstanding perennial forming an impressive, upright, cascading mound of thick, deeply veined, dark blue-green leaves, 18 in. Die Pflanze steht jetzt 4 Jahre und sieht prächtig aus . Mit ihrem überragenden Wuchs stellt sie die fantastische Gigantin unter den gezüchteten sorten der Hosta dar. We recommend hostas for any garden that resides in USDA zones 3 to 9. von 5 out of 5 stars (3,849) 3,849 reviews $ 17.00. This plant does best in partial shade to shade. This tribute to the only female emperor in Chinese history certainly fits the bill. aufrechte Stängel, horstbildend, sehr ausladend, gigantischer, üppiger Wuchs, gut winterhart, gut durchlässig, locker, frisch, humus- und nährstoffreich, sandig-lehmig, Rabatte, Einzelstellung, Solitär, Gehölzrand, unter großen Gehölzen. The upper side of the leaf blade is bluish green for 'Empress Wu' while it is yellowish green for 'T Rex'. Empress Wu Hosta is a dense herbaceous perennial with a mounded form. 'Empress Wu' is a seedling of 'Big John' that is colossal in size. aus Berlin Hosta 'Empress Wu' is one of the biggest hosta varieties in the world, it forms a huge, handsome mound of spectacular foliage that's very showy from early spring until late autumn. Hosta 'Empress Wu' PP20774 CPBR4240 SHADOWLAND® Collection. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition. Leaves have a glaucous coating in spring giving a blue-green appearance. Empress Wu is the answer! Kleine Siebolds Funkie Hosta sieboldii Staude im Topf gewachsen 4,0 von 5 Sternen 2. Hostas originate from China and Japan mainly, and were originally noted … The 'Empress Wu' measures a stunning 4 feet tall, and can grow up to six feet in width. August 2020. Empress Wu Hosta, Available on Amazon How to Grow Hostas. Huge dark green, deeply veined leaves of good substance can measure more than 1½' wide and long. The Empress Wu is a (selected) seedling of Hosta ‘Big John’ (Clarence Owens, 1986) with enormous leaves. Hosta x cultorum 'Empress Wu' während ihrer Blütezeit phänomenale Wuchshöhen von bis zu 1,50 Meter. Jetzt Postleitzahl eingeben& Winterhärte checken! Hosta Etched Glass. 'Empress Wu' is a self-pollinating cross of H. 'Big John' that was developed by Brian Skaggs and Virginia Skaggs in Lowell, Indiana. Looking for a HUGE Hosta? The peduncle of 'Empress Wu' is longer than the peduncle of 'T Rex'. Empress Wu (50"x66") $17.00 Quick View Awakening Angel (15"x60") $16.00 Quick View ... White Feather (8"H est.) An den Boden stellt die außergewöhnlich groß wachsende Hosta x cultorum 'Empress Wu' keine besonderen Ansprüche. Flower: Pale Reddish-Violet. Funkie Canadian Blue. This hosta is named in honor of the only female emperor to rule China. Its attractive enormous heart-shaped leaves remain dark green in colour throughout the season. Large leaves are formed as a young plant, though entire clump takes about 5 years growing in the ground to achieve mature size. The wavy green leaves of 'Empress Wu' are said to be the biggest hosta … Measures an impressive 4' high and 6' wide with huge leaves that can measure more than 1 1/2' wide and long! Danny van Eschaute from Belgium measured last year (2007) a leaf of 61 cm.!!! The Empress Wu Hosta. Hosta-Funkia Empress Wu 1 St., Farbe: Grün, Produktform: Staude, Überwintern: Ja, Wuchshöhe: 90-130, Größe: I, Pflanztiefe: 6-8, Standort: Sonnig/Halbschatten A stunning specimen for a shade area! Empress Wu Hosta will grow to be about 30 inches tall at maturity extending to 4 feet tall with the flowers, with a spread of 6 feet. Growing rapidly to a robust size, it makes a great focal point in the garden. , 27. Contents. If you’re trying to fill in a large section of a garden or landscaping plan, the Showland Empress Wu Hosta needs to be at the top of your list! It is somewhat tolerant of urban pollution. lenght on his own ‘Empress Wu’ which would mean a new worldrecord. 4,20 € Gewöhnlich versandfertig in 2 bis 3 Tagen. Its foliage tends to remain dense right to the ground, not requiring facer plants in front. , deeply veined leaves of good substance can measure more than 1½ ' wide with huge leaves that measure. 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