Hosta fortunei 'Patriot'
Plantain Lily Hosta fortunei Patriot
Patriot is a medium hosta, it has highly ornamental olive-green foliage with wide irregular pure white margins and pale lavender flowers in summer....
Patriot is a medium hosta, it has highly ornamental olive-green foliage with wide irregular pure white margins and pale lavender flowers in summer. The perfect plant for shady borders and planters.
|Botanical name||Hosta fortunei 'Patriot'|
|Delivered as||Bare roots|
|Location||Sun and shade|
|Plant spacing||30 cm|
|Plant Depth||15 cm|
|Preferred Soil||Well drained soil|
|Full grown height||40 - 60 cm|
|Mature width||20 cm - 30 cm|
How to take care of Plantain Lily Hosta fortunei Patriot
Plant Plantain Lily Hosta fortunei Patriot slighly below the soil level. Form a small cone/mound in the bottom of the planting hole, spread the roots over it and add the amended soil. Plantain Lily Hosta fortunei Patriot require a moist soil and grow well in both light and full shade. Plantain Lily Hosta fortunei Patriot should be sheltered from wind, feed all Hosta plants with a balanced plant food in spring and in summer. Mulch regularly in autumn or spring with a thick layer 10cm of garden compost. Water well for the first few weeks after planting and after that once or twice a week, water the soil around the base of Plantain Lily Hosta fortunei Patriot rather than the leaves. As slugs and snails can do considerable damage, especially to new leaves, place some small sharp stones around Plantain Lily Hosta fortunei Patriot. If supplied as bare root: Please soak the bare roots for 12-18 hours (do not exceed 24 hours). This allows them to take up the maximum amount of water without doing any injury to the plant.
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