Hosta Whirlwind

Hostaceae

£4.99

Hosta Whirlwind

Each

(Code P158)

£4.99

Pack of 3

(Code P159)

£9.98
Hostaceae, commonly known as Plantain lillies, are hardy perennial plants that come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. Particularly popular for their amazing varied foliage and delicate flowers during late summer they can create a beautiful feature on their own or as part of a border display. With attractive bi coloured foliage and lavender flowers. Height 35-45cm. Slugs love hostas so you will need to protect against them. First grade loose roots supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour GREEN
Foliage Colour VARIEGATED
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
  • Suitable for planting in shaded locations
    shade
Positive attributes
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied First grade loose roots
Delivery Delivery October/November

Key Product Information

Delivery October/November

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

GREEN

Foliage Colour

VARIEGATED

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
Suitable for planting in partially locations
shade
How Supplied

First grade loose roots

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 55cm
Mature Spread 60cm
Plant Spacing 50cm
Plant Spacing

50cm

Mature Height

55cm

Mature Spread

60cm

Planting Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.
Soil Type Fertile, moist but well drained.
Pruning Remove damaged leaves if required.
Planting

Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.

Soil Type

Fertile, moist but well drained.

Pruning

Remove damaged leaves if required.

Great at the front of the border, in containers or as ground cover under deciduous trees.
Water well after planting and regularly in their first growing season. Mulch annually in spring with a good layer of leaf mound or garden compost around the plant. Slugs love hostas so you will need to protect against them.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour GREEN
    Foliage Colour VARIEGATED
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    • Suitable for planting in shaded locations
      shade
    Positive attributes
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied First grade loose roots
    Delivery Delivery October/November

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    First grade loose roots

    Delivery October/November

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    GREEN

    Foliage Colour

    VARIEGATED

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
    Suitable for planting in partially locations
    shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 55cm
    Mature Spread 60cm
    Plant Spacing 50cm
    Mature Height

    55cm

    Mature Spread

    60cm

    Plant Spacing

    50cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.

    Soil Type

    Fertile, moist but well drained.

    Pruning

    Remove damaged leaves if required.

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Great at the front of the border, in containers or as ground cover under deciduous trees.
    Water well after planting and regularly in their first growing season. Mulch annually in spring with a good layer of leaf mound or garden compost around the plant. Slugs love hostas so you will need to protect against them.