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Hosta 'El Nino' (PBR)

Quick overview

LLarge variegated leaves 17cm long, clump-forming, blue-green centres, pure white, grey-green-streaked margins! Spikes of pale purple bell-shaped, darker striped flowers. H. 50cm/80cm wide. x1 bare root plant in the Grow Club.

(RHS - Award of Garden Merit)

CODE Option Availability  
Option:1 Bare Roots
SPP00598a
In stock
£4.95
Option:4 Bare Roots
SPP00598c
In stock
£14.95

Hosta plants known as plantain lily are excellent hardy perennials for shaded areas. Textured foliage, striking markings and tall spiked flowers make them essential growing.

Origin/native: Japan, China, Korea

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Plant Details

Flowering Time:
July-August onwards
Genus / Species:
Hosta
Cultivar / Variety:
'El Nino' (PBR)
Common Name:
Hosta
Height / Spread:
50cm/80cm
Type:
Bare Root / Hardy Perennial
Bulb Size:
Top size

Preferred Conditions

Planting Depth:
5-10cm, roots pointing downwards, "eyes" or growing points slightly below surface
Soil Type:
Soil should retain moisture and be kept moist, especially when the plants are placed in a sunny area.
Where to Plant:
Pots/containers/borders/flower gardens
Position:
Shade / Part shade
Watering:
Watering regularly in containers, daily in hot conditions.
Care Tips:
Perennial plants will come back each year so decide to plant them in final growing positions or if you grow them as container displays they can be planted out after flowering.

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