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Hosta montana ‘Big Boy’

For sale by Stafford Lake Nursery

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Spectacular large plant. Develops into a cascading mount of rich green foliage. Very large leaves with lovely deep veining. Topped in mid summer by frill, very pale lavender flowers. Slow growing to start with, but time will reward with a great specimen Hosta.

Hosta montana  ‘Big Boy’ | Woking, Surrey, GU21
Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Hosta montana ‘Big Boy’


Hosta montana ‘Big Boy’. 'Big Boy' has very large, mid-green deeply veined leaves which arch out gracefully from the growing point. The plant also produces white-pink flowers


These plants like cool, moist, conditions in shade to semi-shade. Protect from slugs and snails. Check for vine weevils from time to time if growing in containers.

Interest and use

Grown mainly as a foliage plant.

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Hosta montana  ‘Big Boy’ | Woking, Surrey, GU21 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade or Shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -35°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Loamy
  • Soil pH9.0 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

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