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Hosta 'Wide Brim'


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Wide Brim is part of the Hosta genus and is a Hosta variety. Its scientific name is Hosta 'Wide Brim'. Wide Brim grows as a Perennial and is a Ornamental. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Wide Brim is known for growing to a height of approximately 30.0 cm (11.7 inches). This variety tends to bloom in early summer.

Wide Brim Hosta is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Wide Brim have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Wide Brim

  • Partial Sun

  • Low

Partial Sun to shade

Plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Keep in mind when planting that Wide Brim is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. USDA Hardiness Zone 3 to 8 are typically the USDA Hardiness Zones that are appropriate for this plant (although this can vary based on your microclimate).

Growing Wide Brim from seed

Try to ensure a gap of at least 3.90 feet (1.20 metres) when sowing to prevent overcrowding your seedlings.

Transplanting Wide Brim

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Wide Brim is a very hardy plant.

Harvesting Wide Brim

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