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Hosta Minute Man
Hosta Minute Man - Plantain Lilies
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Add greenery and texture to your garden with this delightful, deciduous perennial. This plant is grown for its highly decorative, dark green leaf centres surrounded by sparkling white margins when the plant is young, ageing to soft green with creamy margins, heart shaped leaves which unfurl in spring. During warmer months, spikes of nodding, purple, tubular flowers are displayed above the foliage. This plant thrives in moist, well drained soil in part or dappled shade. It is ideal for planting in clumps near pools, under trees and shrubs, or in containers.

Size — 140mm
Growth Width — 60cm
Growth Height — 60cm
Frost Sensitive
Flower Colour — Blue
Light Requirements — Indirect sunlight, Morning Sun, Part Shade, Shade
Soil Requirements — Special potting mix, Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.

Watering needs

Keep soil moist at all times.

Pruning Advice

Remove damaged or yellowing leaves as they occur.