Romence Gardens

0 review Write a Review
SKU:
UPC: 794094311608
Shipping: Calculated at Checkout
Common Name: Hosta
Plant Type: Perennial
Exposure: Shade to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3-9
Bloom Color: Green
Bloom Time: Summer
Garden Height: 12-14 Inches
Garden Spread: 12-16 Inches
Size Category: Short: 18 Inches or less
Pot Size: 5.25 Inch Square Pot
$15.99

Will begin shipping Apr 1st 2024 . Ship date varies based on your location, hardiness zone, and the maturity level of the plant. If you have a specific shipping time request, please add it in the comments for your order.

Hosta 'Praying Hands'

$15.99

Pot Size: 5.25 Inch Square Pot

  • Narrow upright leaves are tightly folded together
  • Sun tolerant & slug resistant
  • One of the most unique & popular Hosta varieties

This plant is part of the Designer Hosta Collection, which is a group of the finest Hostas available today. A medium-size Hosta with dark green rippled leaves and narrow gold margins. The foliage has a matte finish on top and is shiny on the underside. They are upright, tightly folded, and narrow, resembling praying hands. Exquisite lavender flowers are on tall stems just above the plant and are frequented by hummingbirds. A Perfect plant for containers with its tight, upright habit.

Uses: Beds, Borders, Landscapes, Cut Flower
Nature Attraction: Butterflies
Growth Habit: Mounding

Homeowner Growing Tips: Hostas grow best in moist, well-drained soil with high organic content and slightly acidic to neutral pH. They prefer slightly sandy soil over heavy clays as they need aeration for the roots. Grow in high-filtered or dappled sunlight--they can tolerate morning sun but not hot afternoon sun. Hostas are prone to slugs and deer browsing, though some kinds with thicker foliage may not be damaged as badly. Apply slug bait in early spring before the leaves have unfurled to prevent damage. Divide large clumps, if necessary, in spring when sprouts appear, or late summer. Remove dead foliage from the garden in late fall to early winter.

Photos courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc