20 Hosta Container Ideas for Shade | Plant Combinations with Hostas

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Have a look at these Hosta Container Ideas to create beautiful plant combinations for shade in your garden.

Check out these Stunning Hosta Container Ideas to invite some lush tropical vibes into your home and garden!

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Hosta Container Ideas

1. Stunning Variegated Foliage Family

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In this Arrangement:

  • Actaea Racemosa
  • Caryopteris ‘White Surprise’
  • Cimicifuga atropurpurea
  • Heuchera ‘Cinnabar Silver’

2. In a Concrete Tub

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In this Arrangement:

  • Ferns
  • Hosta
  • Cyclamen
  • Anemonella

3. Large Foliage Hosta in an Urn Planter

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hosta
  • Torenia

Check out some Stunning Hostas Varieties here

4. Hostas with Variegated Beauties

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hosta
  • Colocasia Mojito
  • Coleus Splish Splash
  • Heuchera Palace Purple
  • Lysimachia Goldilocks
  • Boston Fern

5. In an Elegant White Planter

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In this Arrangement:

  • Whirlwind Hosta
  • Sunny Violas
  • Flowering Kale

6. Hostas with Ferns

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In this Arrangement:

  •  Hosta Sieboldiana
  • Ferns

7. Hostas with other plants in Terracotta Planter

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hostas
  • Coleus
  • Sweet Potato Vine

8. Companion Planting in Cement Planter

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hosta
  • Ornamental Grass

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9. Hostas and Pansies in a Pot

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hostas
  • Pansy

10. Variegated Foliage with Flowers

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hostas
  • Milkworts

11. Paired with Large Foliage Plants

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hostas
  • Leopard Plant
  • Coleus
  • Creeping Jenny

12. Beautiful Patio Plantation

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In this Arrangement:

  • Plantain Lily
  • Roses
  • Creeping Jenny

13. Beautiful Flowers and Lush Foliage

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hostas
  • Creeping Jenny
  • Impatiens

14. Blue & Green!

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hosta
  • Hydrangea
  • Ivy

15. Hostas in Tall Planters

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hosta
  • Impatiens

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16. Hosta Pot Display

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hosta ‘Wide Brim’
  • Milium effusum ‘Aureum’
  • Astilbe simplicifolia ‘Sprite’

17. Lush Hostas with Ornamental Plants

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In this Arrangement:

18.  Companion Planting in Terracotta Pots

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hosta
  • Toffee Twist Carex
  • Carolina Vine

19. Lush Leaves in a Tub

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hosta
  • Calathea

20. Hosta with Pretty Flowering Varieties

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In this Arrangement:

  • Hosta
  • Coral Bells
  • Daylily

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