Hosta 'Mr. Big' in the Hostas Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.

Let's Celebrate Hostas!Let's Celebrate Hostas!
June 20, 2015

We open the Hostas Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, and more!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
T-Rex or something different? by AlexUnder Jun 18, 2019 8:10 AM 3
Can I grow Sum and Substance in a pot? by Frillylily Jul 7, 2019 1:26 AM 13
Did you order anything new this year? by NJBob Jul 5, 2019 7:40 PM 28
Hosta Pics by crawgarden Aug 30, 2019 7:29 PM 34
HVX in the Market in 2019: How common is HVX? by Scapehunter Aug 3, 2019 5:22 PM 13
Any idea on an ID for this? by Frillylily Jun 30, 2019 6:01 AM 7
HVX confirmation? by JLWilliams Aug 4, 2018 12:27 PM 5
Seedlings I'm keeping or watching by ViolaAnn Jul 15, 2018 6:30 PM 12
Summer pics 2018 by Rose1656 Aug 22, 2018 8:23 PM 69
Ohohhh by skits Jun 29, 2018 3:28 PM 9
When Divide and Move Hosta? by bloominholes2fill May 22, 2018 5:29 PM 6
What's showing up for Spring? by crawgarden Jul 11, 2018 3:14 PM 45
my small collection of hostas in France by rosebud Sep 20, 2017 6:52 AM 0
Halcyon by Frillylily Jan 28, 2018 1:36 PM 10
Container Gardening with Hostas 2017 by bloominholes2fill Oct 15, 2017 7:33 PM 12
Is this Hosta Virus X? Or iron deficiency? by SpringGreenThumb Aug 6, 2017 12:27 AM 58
Hosta ID by Hamwild Jul 4, 2017 12:22 PM 2
Will these survive? (Whodunnit: Critter damage? Explicit herbicidal images!) by GenXNEGeorgia Aug 2, 2017 10:39 AM 19
Seedlings in Ottawa by ViolaAnn Jun 27, 2017 8:14 AM 6
Hostas from Ottawa - June 16, 2017 by ViolaAnn Jul 12, 2017 8:40 AM 33

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