Hosta is a delightful plant that is primarily prized for its beautiful leaves. Leopold Trattinnick first found this plant in Asia and named it in honor of another botanist, Nicolaus Thomas Host. It is also sometimes called plantain lilies.
Dwarf or mini hostas are those that reach a size of 4 to 20 inches in width and up to 10 in height. They are more like indoor plants but can still grow in the garden. Today we will look at 20 varieties of small hostas, sorted into four categories according to their ornamental features.
Variegated hostas are those with leaves colored in two or three colors. Usually, it is a combination of green and white, but often there is a combination of green and yellow or blue and green. That is exactly the kind of hosta we will talk about in this article.
The world of hostas is so diverse and interesting that we can talk about it endlessly. Today we are going to compare two wonderful hosta varieties.
A beautiful and well-kept garden is not only a source of visual pleasure but also a sign of the refined nature of its owner. To get excellent results, gardeners have to constantly increase their knowledge of plant cultivation.
Hostas have an advantage over many perennials, namely the huge number of varieties. There are so many varieties of hostas that it is easy to get lost. Today we are going to look at two popular hostas.
Hostas are very hardy plants and difficult to damage. However, sometimes certain favorable conditions can occur that can have a negative effect on it.
Hostas are vigorous plants that can grow in a wide range of conditions. However, difficulties can sometimes arise in this regard.
Yellow leaves are quite an interesting phenomenon in the plant realm. Today we will look at the yellow hosta varieties that are highly prized among hosta lovers.
Hostas, like almost all ornamental plants, need additional minerals to thrive. Of course, hostas can grow without fertilizer, but you still have to feed them to get great results. There is a huge variety of fertilizers nowadays and today we are going to talk about one of them.
Any garden needs maintenance and if you don’t clean it regularly, it will quickly become overgrown with weeds. With hostas, this issue is a little easier because they are able to suppress most weeds. Nevertheless, there is a lot to talk about.
The leaves of the hosta look amazing, which is very appreciated by a huge number of gardeners. However, other creatures find hosta leaves as a delicacy. Consequently, the leaves are permanently damaged.
Hostas are perennial plants that lose their tops every fall, but the rhizome remains underground for the winter. In the spring, young shoots emerge from it and the cycle repeats.
Hostas are easy to care for and very graceful plants. However, the wrong planting location can lead to serious problems later on.
Hostas are a beautiful addition to any garden, they come in many different shapes and sizes and while it can be hard to figure out the best way to start your hosta filled garden, its actually much easier and cheaper to start off with a hosta bulb as compared to a nursery plant.
Hostas are beautiful, strong perennial plants that are available in a variety of sizes, heights and colors making these a wonderful addition for any home garden. Perennial plants are known to return year after year naturally with the right care. A good trick to maintaining a healthy garden is the addition of eggshells to the …
Hostas are beautiful plantain lilies that are commonly used decoratively in shady areas. They’re relatively simple to grow and don’t require any “special treatment,” as other plants do – not even sunlight. However, that doesn’t mean things can’t go haywire. If your hostas are looking a little so-so, you might consider Epsom salts. But should …
The topic of this article is very exciting because the giant hosta is probably the most unusual garden plant. Here you will find many interesting varieties and a lot of other useful information.
In this article, we will look at the most interesting type of hosta, the blue hosta. Blue leaves are quite rare among perennials, so you will be interested.
Hostas have become very popular and widespread all over the world. This has increased the demand for any information related to these plants.
Hostas are one of those plants that are quite easy to propagate. There are several ways to do this, but today we will look at one of the most interesting.
Hostas are quite vigorous plants and grow well on their own. However, if you have poor soil in your yard or want to help your hostas a little, then it makes sense to use nutrients.
Hosta can be propagated in different ways, but one of the most interesting is the generative method. As a result, you can get very exciting specimens that can become new varieties.
The cultivation of hostas has become so common that it is now part of human culture. Unfortunately, the widespread distribution of hostas has led to many diseases that tend to destroy them.
Hostas have become so popular that today you can find them in almost every garden. However, sometimes gardeners have problems with these wonderful plants.
Hostas are those plants that can awaken the spirit of a true connoisseur of beauty. However, over time, most hosta lovers encounter diseases that can severely damage the appearance and health of these plants. Today we are going to talk about what is probably the most common disease of hostas.