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Plantain Lily

Hosta assorted
Latin Name: Hosta assorted
Moisture/Zone: Keep moist
Flower Colour: White or mauve
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Green or variegated
Position: Half sun or shade

An excellent plant for shady borders, Hostas are a favourite foliage plant. Strong, waxy leaves give great ground cover. Trumpet shaped flowers are held above the leavrs in summer. Suited to rich, moist soils in part sun or shade.  Height to 1 m; forms striking clumps.
Plant in the garden or grow as a feature in a patio pot. Hardy perennial, propagate by division in spring.