Plant Size - There
are currently 5 size categories for the typical size of
a mature hosta clump.
Rate - Given the same growing conditions, different
hostas grow at different rates from fast to medium to
Plant Form -
Although there are several variations, hostas tend to be
mound-like, upright or rhizomatous in form.
Plant Texture -
This design trait is generally classified as coarse,
medium or fine.
Red Parts -
This is a listing of hosta cultivars that have some
form of either red, reddish or purplish leaf
petioles or flower scapes.
Ploidy - We have a list of some hostas that are
noted as having more than the typical number of
genes in their DNA. -