Hosta lancifolia grow and care – leaf plant of the genus Hosta also known as Hostas or Plantain lilies, Hosta lancifolia perennial evergreen plant, edible but also used as ornamental plant, can grow in temperate climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 3-8.
Leaves edible, color green to dark green in oval shape.
Hosta lancifolia flower
Flower color can be: purple to white, in trumpet shape, flowers grow on stems as raceme.
Hosta lancifolia for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Hosta lancifolia growing and care:
Cold winter and hot summer, rich soil, moist soil
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No, but in order Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? Toxic for dogs Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring, summer Planting season: Aphids, slugs, snails, Hosta Virus Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter Pruning season: Dead leaves and flower stems How to prune: 20-60 inches, 50-150 cm Size of the plant? Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Half Shade / Full Shade (with a lot of light), leaves burn in strong sun Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring, summer Bloom season? Trumpet shape flower that grow on raceme color can be: purple to white General information about the flower: Edible leaves Most of the year Leaves harvesting season: After the plant establish can harvest the young leaves form the base How to harvest the leaves? Oval green to dark green Information about leaves: Rolled leaves, cooked, raw, stew Uses of Hosta lancifolia leaves: Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Deciduous, Evergreen, Leaf plant, Perennial plant
Edible plants, Indoor plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 3, Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Purple flower, White flower
Autumn Harvest, Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest, Winter harvest
Cooked, Stuffed or Wrapped