Skip to Main Content

Hosta - Empress Wu (Hosta 'Empress Wu')

Name Hosta - Empress Wu
Botanical Name Hosta 'Empress Wu'

Who'd have thought there would be a hosta so large? This one is an impressive giant, named in honor of the only woman emperor of China. It towers over others, has a rich, deep, full green leaf. Give it plenty of room! It is a highly sought hosta. Where is yours going?

Location: Shade
Size: 5 ft tall x 5 ft spread
Flower Color: Pale reddish-violet
Bloom Time: July, August
Special Needs: Keep the soil CONSISTENTLY moist.
Soil Conditions: Moist
Trim/Prune: Trim to the ground in late fall after several frosts.
Back to search results