Read the text in the category Hostas for general information about Hostas.

Hosta ‘Rock Island Line’ is a small Hosta with an average growth. It is a ‘Flamboyant’ x venusta hybrid.

The leaves are firm and green with a yellow edge at first that soon turns white. The flowers are non-fragrant and lilac.

This Hosta is not very happy in full shade. With some rays of sun it will grow better.



Attracts bees: no

Characteristic: newly emerging every year

Deer resistant; no

Exposure: part shade/shade

Flower color: lilac

Flowering time: June – July

Foliage color: green/white

Fragrant flower: no

Hardiness: -4 ºF (-20 ºC)

Height: 6 inches (15 cm)

Soil: normal/moist