Hosta venusta

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Hosta venusta is a miniature hosta  to 6-12″ x 6″ with dark green leaves and spikes of purple flowers in late spring.  It grows in partial to full shade in humus rich soil with regular water.  It’s small size makes it a nice container plant or along the edge of a woodland garden. Quite cold hardy to -40 degrees F.  Deciduous.  Liliaceae

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