Hosta Drinking Gourd

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An interesting Hosta bearing conspicuously cupped and puckered, glaucous blue-green leaves that collect water in the centre. Lavender-white bell-shaped flowers are produced in summer. Prefers semi-shade. Winter dormant. Hardy.
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A very popular herbaceous perennial ideal for mass planting or adding colour and intrest to any shady spot in the garden ideal for use under trees. Plant in part to full shade, can tolerate full sun but burning may occur as a result. Tolerant of wet soils as it naturally grows near water. Feed once a year with Texture Plants 12 month planting food. Cut out spent flower spike once they have finished flowering. Cut off foliage once it starts to die in autumn. Divide plants every 4-5 years.