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Located in Blackburn Hamlet Since 1911
2832 Innes Road,
Ottawa, ON

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Abiqua Drinking Gourd, Hosta

Abiqua Drinking Gourd, Hosta

Price (excl. tax)
$22.00
HST (13%)
$2.86
Price (incl. tax)
$24.86

Leaf Colour: Blue
Flower Colour: Near White

Size: 1 gallon container

Hosta Size:
Large
Width:
48 in
Height:
24 in
Hybridizer:
Walden West 1989
Image Credit:
Budd Gardens
Resistance:
Slug Resistant

Near white flowers on 24in scapes. Leaves are thick, rich dark blue, deeply cupped and heavily corrugated. In fact, no other hosta boasts such deeply cupped leaves. Depth of the leaf cupping can be up to 4in and the powdery gray underside of the leaves is often visible because of the cupping. Named so, because a dog was seen drinking water from one of the leaves. Light to full shade. Slug resistant.