Lancifolia’ has medium, spear-shaped glossy green and slightly wavy foliage that make this variety very striking. A perfect mound is formed by its overlapping leaves. It is a wonderful groundcover plant. Lancifolia forms large colonies if it is undisturbed. This Hosta was reported to be the first Hosta in America. It is also ideal for shady positions, tubs and patio pots, and one of the most popular for landscape uses. An excellent groundcover and edger, it is cultivated around the world and is easy to propagate by division. Plant may be divided every few years or left undisturbed indefinitely. Hosta’s perform well in woodland settings where filtered light is abundant.