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Hosta ‘Goldbrook Glimmer’

For sale by Stafford Lake Nursery

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Unusual blue plant, a selection of Halcyon from my mentor Sandra Bond of Goldbrook Plants. Has all the usual qualities of Halcyon, being a good, strong growing blue, which on it's day can be as blue as any variety, but this one has a paler cloudy centre to it.

Hosta ‘Goldbrook Glimmer’ | Woking, Surrey, GU21
Pot SizeTotal Price
1 litre
£5.00

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Description

Hosta ‘Goldbrook Glimmer’. Hosta with blue leaves, smokier at the centre.

Cultivation

All Hostas need some shade and few will thrive in open strong sunlight. A general rule is that the lighter foliage, the brighter the sunlight that will be tolerated. Variegated varieties tend to require more sun to keep their white, light green or gold stripes. The darker, bluer varieties need more shade.

Once established, Hostas are pretty tough and will spread horizontally to make excellent ground cover.

Interest and use

Grown for their decorative foliage. Form large clumps that are excellent for ground cover. Attracts humming birds in suitable geographical locations.

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Hosta ‘Goldbrook Glimmer’ | Woking, Surrey, GU21 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH9.0 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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