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Hosta ‘Golden Sceptre’

For sale by Stafford Lake Nursery

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Very bright little variety from the Tiara series. Rapidly makes a dense mound of bright yellow leaves, which are superb in a shady spot early in the season, and later are complemented by the light purple flowers, which make it a rather vibrant little Hosta.

Hosta ‘Golden Sceptre’ | Woking, Surrey, GU21
Pot SizeTotal Price
1 litre
£5.00

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Description

Hosta ‘Golden Sceptre’. Small, bright yellow leafed Hosta that looks brilliant in a shady spot in spring. Later has contrasting purply flowers.

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 ‘Golden Sceptre’ | 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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