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£7.99  Hosta 'Sum and Substance' - 2Ltr    


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Hosta 'Sum and Substance' - 2Ltr Hosta 'Sum and Substance' - 2Ltr
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Plant Details

Soil Type: Boggy, Clay, Fertile/moist/well-drained
Soil PH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Scented?: Slightly-scented
Seasonal Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Multi-seasonal
Hardiness  Fully hardy - requires no frost protection.
(Plantain lily)
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Family Asparagaceae
Originating from China, Korea and Japan

One of the giants of the hosta world with great mounds of immense, thick, puckered, chartreuse coloured leaves up to 60cm long, and pale lilac bell-shaped flowers held on stout stems in July. If you've been discouraged from growing hostas because of slugs, 'Sum and Substance' is worth trying, being one of the most slug resistant varieties.
Capable of growing enormous given a humus rich moist soil this hosta will also succeed in part sun in a permanently moist soil.

Eventual mature plant size :
Height 1.5m

Spread 2m
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