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HOSTA 'Minuteman'

Commonly known as Funkia, Plantain lily

Dark green wavy leaves, edged with creamy-white. Lavender coloured flowers
Further Reading....

  • Blue - lavender coloured
  • Height - 50cm (20in)
  • Spread - 1m (3ft)
  • 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.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun - will tolerate full sun if soil is kept moist. Flower colour is darker in sun. Shelter from cold dry winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - a great delicacy for slugs and snails! Vine weevil in pot grown plants. Possibly virus infections
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Silver variegated
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - will not tolerate drought. Mulch annually in spring to keep in moisture.
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