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Hosta, Praying Hands

Plantain lily

Buy any 5 for £24

  • Pot Size

    Pot Grown

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  • £5.49
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    Pg = Pot Grown

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This award winning hosta is unusual as it has a very upright habit. It has heavily veined, upright, narrow, dark green leaves with a slight blue hue and attractive, narrow gold margins. The leaves are tightly folded resembling hands in prayer. In August erect stems with pale lavender flowers appear above the foliage. Makes an excellent plant for borders or for container growing.

Hostas make ideal ground cover plants for sun or partial shade and once established can be left undisturbed for years. The variegated varieties keep their colouring better if planted in semi-shade. They thrive in well-drained but moisture retentive soils and this should be enriched with well rotted compost or leaf-mould. The foliage is most attractive and in the summer the plants are crowned with racemes of nodding trumpet-like flowers which are attractive to bees and other pollinating insects. They are also good planted in pots and containers and can brighten up a shady area with their dark green and gold variegated foliage. The foliage will die down in the winter then re-shoot in the spring. Height & Spread: 30 - 45cm (12 - 18ins).

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Hosta, Praying Hands is available as:

Pg = Pot Grown

Pot Grown Plants

These are normally sold in small 9cm wide pots, unless a different pot size is shown (where the pot size is shown in litres). Pot grown plants can be planted at any time of the year.

Availability

Pot Grown are generally available all year.

If a plant is currently out of stock because it is out of season (for example, bare rooted plants in summer) or we have sold out but we are expecting more to be available you can pre-order the plant. We only charge credit/debit cards when an order is despatched, not when an order is placed.

    • SKU
      HOSP2
  • Pot Size
    • Pot Size
      Pot Grown
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      Hostas