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HerbaceousEarly in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.Vigorous, clump forming perennial. Oval to heart-shaped, leathery, distinctively veined leaves 20-25cm (8-10in) long. Mauve flowers produced freely on scapes 85cm (34in) tall.
Very hardyHardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
Full sunWill tolerate sun but shade from midday sun.
HOSTA fortunei aureomarginata
- Mature Size
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Additional FeaturesPests & DiseasesA great delicacy for slugs and snails! Vine weevil in pot grown plants. Possibly virus infectionsPlace of originProbably garden origin.
Leaf Colour (if not green)Gold variegated
Soil ConditionsFertile moist well-drained soilShelter from cold dry winds. Will not tolerate drought. Mulch annually in spring to keep in moisture.
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