Hosta lancifolia (Thunb.) Engl. (Images by Gurcharan Singh (Inserted by J.M.Garg) (For more images & complete details, click on the links)) 


Hosta plantaginea (Lam.) Asch. (Images by Aarti S Khale (Id by Gurcharan Singh), Alok Mahendroo (Id by Nalini & Gurcharan Singh) Gurcharan Singh & Geeta Rane (Id by Pudji Widodo) (Inserted by J.M.Garg) (For more images & complete details, click on the links))




Botanical name Family Common name


Hosta lancifolia Asparagaceae Narrow-Leaved Plantain Lily
Hosta plantaginea Asparagaceae Fragrant Plantain Lily


Floriculture in India By Gurcharan Singh Randhawa, Amitabha Mukhopadhyay (1986- Details-


Pl. go through Hosta page (‎‎‎‎‎‎Asparagaceae) with images of species in efloraofindia (done by me).

If you find any mis-identification, pl. let us know.

If anybody can send images of other species of this genera (for incorporation in the website), it will be really nice. Also, if anybody is interested to take up the activity of inserting images on efloraofindia pages from efloraofindia posts, pl. let us know.


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