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Hosta 'Lakeside Shoremaster' (Plantain lily 'Lakeside Shoremaster' )

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.5m
Max height
1m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Hosta 'Lakeside Shoremaster'

Other names

Plantain lily 'Lakeside Shoremaster' , Hosta 'Lakeside Shore Master'

Genus

Hosta Hosta

Variety or Cultivar

'Lakeside Shoremaster' _ 'Lakeside Shoremaster' is a mound-forming, deciduous perennial bearing ovate to heart-shaped, veined leaves, emerging blue-green in spring, developing pale yellow centres by summer. Upright scapes bear racemes of funnel-shaped, pale lavender flowers in summer.


Hosta 'Lakeside Shoremaster' is: Deciduous

Habit

Erect flower stem, Cushion or Mound Forming

Flower

Lavender in Summer

Foliage

Blue-green in Spring; Blue-green, Pale-yellow, Variegated in Summer; Variegated, Blue-green, Pale-yellow in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Tends to be more resistant to slugs than most hosta cultivars.

Specific pests

Vine weevil , Snails , Slugs Vine weevil , Snails , Slugs

General care

Pruning

Remove dead foliage at the end of the growing season.

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

Hosta 'Lakeside Shoremaster' (Plantain lily 'Lakeside Shoremaster' ) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City, Ground Cover, Containers, Underplanting

Cultivation

Prefers slightly acid or neutral, fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full shade, sheltered from cold, dry winds. Shallow, chalky soils can cause poor leaf colour. Mulch in spring. Reportedly slug resistant.

Soil type

Loamy, Clay

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Shade

Aspect

North, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

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Botanical name

Hosta 'Lakeside Shoremaster'

Other names

Plantain lily 'Lakeside Shoremaster' , Hosta 'Lakeside Shore Master'

Genus

Hosta Hosta

Variety or Cultivar

'Lakeside Shoremaster' _ 'Lakeside Shoremaster' is a mound-forming, deciduous perennial bearing ovate to heart-shaped, veined leaves, emerging blue-green in spring, developing pale yellow centres by summer. Upright scapes bear racemes of funnel-shaped, pale lavender flowers in summer.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Erect flower stem, Cushion or Mound Forming


Colour

Flower

Lavender in Summer

Foliage

Blue-green in Spring; Blue-green, Pale-yellow, Variegated in Summer; Variegated, Blue-green, Pale-yellow in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Tends to be more resistant to slugs than most hosta cultivars.

Specific pests

Vine weevil , Snails , Slugs

General care

Pruning

Remove dead foliage at the end of the growing season.

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Hosta 'Lakeside Shoremaster' (Plantain lily 'Lakeside Shoremaster' ) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City, Ground Cover, Containers, Underplanting

Cultivation

Prefers slightly acid or neutral, fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full shade, sheltered from cold, dry winds. Shallow, chalky soils can cause poor leaf colour. Mulch in spring. Reportedly slug resistant.

Soil type

Loamy, Clay

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Shade

Aspect

North, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4, Zone 3

Defra's Risk register #1

Plant name

Hosta 'Lakeside Shoremaster' (Plantain lily 'Lakeside Shoremaster' )

Common pest name

Scientific pest name

Hosta virus X

Type

Virus or Viroid

Current status in UK

Present (Limited)

Likelihood to spread in UK (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

2

Impact (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

3

General biosecurity comments

Virus affecting Hosta; present in the UK since at least the early 2000’s. Mechanically transmitted so spread can be reduced by good hygiene practices and use of healthy propagating material within the industry.

About this section

Our plants are under greater threat than ever before. There is increasing movement of plants and other material traded from an increasing variety of sources. This increases the chances of exotic pests arriving with imported goods and travellers, as well as by natural means. Shoot is working with Defra to help members to do their part in preventing the introduction and spread of invasive risks.

Traveling or importing plants? Please read "Don't risk it" advice here

Suspected outbreak? Click here for contact details to report to the relevant authority.

Date updated: 7th March 2019 For more information visit: https://planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk/

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