Hosta Fort. Aurea Marginata

 

Hosta Fort. Aurea Marginata is a variegated hosta with broad creamy leaves with yellow margins. In july and August this Hosta produces mauve flowers. This is a vigorous clump forming variety, that will quickly fill a large container. Height and Spread 0.55cm x 1m

 

 

Plant in moist fertile well drained soil, sheltered from drying cold winds. Partial shade. Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.