Abiqua Drinking Gourd Plantain Lily

Abiqua Drinking Gourd Plantain Lily

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Attract Wildlife


Comes Back Every Year

Easy Care

Partial Sun

Installation Available

Medallion perennials


Abiqua Drinking Gourd Plantain Lily is a popular herbaceous perennial plant known for its unique cup-shaped leaves that resemble drinking gourds. It is a clump-forming plant that typically produces pale lavender or white flowers on tall spikes in the summer. It prefers part to full shade and is a great addition to shade gardens, woodland gardens, and borders. The Abiqua Drinking Gourd Plantain Lily is low maintenance and is resistant to deer and rabbits.
Abiqua Drinking Gourd Plantain Lily

Abiqua Drinking Gourd Plantain Lily

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Latin Name

Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd'

Common Name

Abiqua Drinking Gourd Plantain Lily

Current Size

6-12 Inches

Hardiness Zone


Bloom Time

Early Summer

Mature Width

36 Inches

Mature Height

18 Inches

Flower Colour


Growth Rate



Part Sun/Shade (Less than 6 hours)


Early Spring


Approx. 1-2 times per week




  • Unique, cup-shaped leaves create a standout texture in the garden.
  • Deep blue-green foliage adds a cooling effect to the landscape.
  • Lavender flowers bloom on tall scapes in mid to late summer, attracting pollinators to the garden.

Care Guide

  • Watering: Water deeply once or twice a week, depending on the soil moisture level and weather conditions
  • Pruning: Remove any dead or damaged leaves throughout the growing season. In the fall, cut back the entire plant to the ground after the leaves have died back
  • (Optional):Fertilize using a balanced, slow-release fertilizer in the spring before new growth emerges. You can also apply a second application of fertilizer in mid-summer to encourage healthy growth and blooming

Planting Instructions

Planting a trees or plants is easy! First, begin by digging a hole that's twice as wide as the root ball and just as deep. Place the tree or plant in the hole and add some bonemeal fertilizer. Backfill with fresh soil if needed and water thoroughly. Water regularly until roots are established to keep the plant healthy. Enjoy your new tree or plant!

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