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Botanical name: Hosta 'Prince of Wales'
Other names: Plantain lily 'Prince of Wales'
Variety or cultivar: 'Prince of Wales' _ 'Prince of Wales' is a wide, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with elliptic, deeply veined, wavy, grey-green leaves and long, arched scapes bearing pendent, funnel-shaped, lavender-grey flowers in summer.
Hosta 'Prince of Wales' is: Deciduous
Flower: Grey, Lavender in Summer
Foliage: Grey-green in Spring; Grey-green in Summer; Grey-green 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 'Prince of Wales' (Plantain lily 'Prince of Wales') will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 2m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Ground Cover, Containers, Underplanting
Cultivation: Prefers slightly acid or neutral, fertile, moist but well-drained soil in partial shade, sheltered from cold, dry winds. Will tolerate full sun if soil is consistently moist. Shallow, chalky soils can cause poor leaf colour. Mulch in spring.
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|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Shade|
|Aspect:||North, East, West|
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