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Botanical name: Hosta 'Blazing Saddles'
Other names: Plantain lily 'Blazing Saddles'
Variety or cultivar: 'Blazing Saddles' _ 'Blazing Saddles' is a clump-forming herbaceous perennial, bearing oblong to ovate, dark green leaves with wide, creamy white margins, which develop a rippled edge with age. In summer, it bears spikes of lavender, bell-shaped flowers on upright stems.
Hosta 'Blazing Saddles' is: Deciduous
Flower: Lavender in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green, Cream, White in Spring; White, Dark-green, Cream in Summer; Dark-green, Cream, White in Autumn
Pruning: Remove dead foliage at the end of the growing season.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Hosta 'Blazing Saddles' (Plantain lily 'Blazing Saddles') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 1.1m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Ground Cover, Containers, Underplanting
Cultivation: Prefers slightly acidic or neutral, fertile, moist, but well-drained soil in partial shade sheltered from cold, dry winds. Tolerates sun if kept consistently moist. Shallow, chalky soils can cause leaves to yellow. Mulch in spring.
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|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Neutral|
|Aspect:||North, East, West|
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