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Hosta in bud

Hosta in bud

Will be in full bloom soon.

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Lots of flowers.

4 Jul, 2008


This picture is fantastic cause i just planted a Hosta which looks like this and its great to see what it might look like. \i read that slugs are partial to hostas - have you found this to be the case?

14 Apr, 2009


Yes slugs do love to munch on Hostas, I put baked crushed egg shells under the leaves as slugs find it difficult to manoever across them also when i've groomed the dog I use his fur. If I have tender plants in pots I find that a good wide ring of Vaseline or WD40 stops them crossing the barrier. I hope that this helps you with your budding Hosta.

14 Apr, 2009


Thank you. WIll be trying these and will let you know how I get on. ;-).

15 Apr, 2009

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