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Hosta ‘Night Before Christmas’

For sale by Stafford Lake Nursery

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Good medio variegated plant. Longish green leaves with a broad white stripe up the centre. I like this plant for its pale mauve flowers carried on white scapes too. Grows reasonably well to form a medium sized clump. One of the best performing white centred selections available

Hosta ‘Night Before Christmas’ | Woking, Surrey, GU21
Pot SizeTotal Price
1 litre
£5.00

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Common names

Funkia, Plantain lily

Description

Hosta ‘Night Before Christmas’ (Funkia). Hosta with longer green leaves with a white stripe down the centre. Light mauve flowers on white scapes.

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 ‘Night Before Christmas’ | 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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