Big John

Hosta "Big John" review

Huge dark green leaves undulate and arch downward; large impressive plant. Giant green hosta. One of the largest hostas grown! Eunice Fisher Award. HUGE clump of heavy substanced blue-grn; specimen clump. Dark green with glaucous bloom near center and gray-green underside; slightly undulating; leaf arches downward. White flowers.

Hosta "Big John" information:

Size Category gigantic
Hosta height x width 80x185 cm (31x73 in.) inches
Leaf length x width 45x38 cm (18x15 in.) inches
Vein pairs 16-20
Leaf color
Leaf type a bit rippled margin, corrugated
Petiole a bit rippled margin, corrugated
Scape height 80 cm (31 in.)
Flower white,bell
Flower length
Flowering period
Fertile yes
Progeny 'Bluetonium' selection 'Dark Vader' = PP x 'Emerald City' = PP x montana f. macrophylla 'Giantland Skylight Mountain' = PP x 'Skylight' 'Giantland Yellow Dome' seedling 'Godzilla' = PP x montana f. macrophylla 'Goldmine ' = 'High Noon' x PP 'Holy Toledo' = 'Christmas Tree Gala' x PP 'Krugerrand' = 'High Noon' x PP 'Sutter's Mill' = 'High Noon' x PP 'Tom Rex' = montana f. macrophylla x PP 'Troubled Waters' hybrid 'Valley's Ice Giant' = 'Neptune' x PP 'Valley's Whale Rider' = 'Neptune' x PP 'Xanadu Empress Wu' hybrid 'Xanadu Xanthippe' hybrid