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HOSTA 'Sum and Substance'

Commonly known as Funkia, Plantain lily

Very large yellowish leaves.
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£11.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £9 each

  • Height - 75cm (30in)
  • Spread - 1.2m (4ft)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump forming perennial. Heart-shaped, flat, glossy leaves 50cm (20in) long becoming puckered when mature. Flowers in dense racemes on scapes 1m (3ft) tall
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun - tolerates sun in moist soil.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - leaves have good slug/snail resistance.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails. Vine weevil in pot grown plants. Possibly virus infections
  • Place of origin - garden origin (USA)
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Gold/yellow
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - shelter from cold dry winds. Will not tolerate drought. Mulch annually in spring to keep in moisture
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75cm (30in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.2m (4ft)
 

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