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HOSTA sieboldiana

Commonly known as Funkia, Plantain lily

Blue-green leaves and light purple flowers
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  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet - light purple
  • Height - 1m (3ft)
  • 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 to rounded, cupped, puckered, thick leaves 25-50cm (10-20in) long. Flowers are produced on leafy scapes 1m (3ft) long and fade to almost white.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full shade
  • 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 - Japan
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Blue
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - shelter from cold dry winds. Will not tolerate drought.Mulch annually in spring to keep in moisture
1m (3ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.2m (4ft)

Buy Varieties of HOSTA sieboldiana

HOSTA sieboldiana 'Big Daddy'  AWARD

HOSTA sieboldiana 'Big Daddy'  >

Commonly known as: Funkia, Plantain lily.
Striking puckered intense blue leaves. Deep violet flowers
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HOSTA sieboldiana elegans  AWARD

HOSTA sieboldiana elegans  >

Commonly known as: Funkia, Plantain lily.
Enormous blue-green ribbed leaves and white flowers
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HOSTA sieboldiana 'Frances Williams'  AWARD

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Commonly known as: Funkia, Plantain lily.
An outstanding variety with large amounts of yellow edging to bluish-green leaves
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