Plantain Lily, Hosta Krossa Regal
Krossa Regal isrichly texturedwith twisted, deeplyridged leaves and pale lavender flowers in summer. This bold variety is a real eyecatcher, perfect for a shady border or large terracotta planter.
Details Plantain Lily, Hosta Krossa Regal
- Covers bare spots quickly
- Low Maintenance
- Perennial Plant
- Leaf colour: Grey
- Full grown: 1 Year
- Full grown height: 25 – 50 cm
- Full grown width: 25 – 50 cm
- Plant location: Sun and semi shade
- Plant depth: 15 cm
- Plant spacing: 30 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Lily, Hosta Krossa Regal
Plant Lily, Hosta Krossa Regal slighly below the soil level. Form a small cone/mound in the bottom of the planting hole, spread the roots over it and add the amended soil. Lily, Hosta Krossa Regal require a moist soil and grow well in both light and full shade.
Once established they can be quite drought resistant. Lily, Hosta Krossa Regal should be sheltered from wind, feed all Hosta plants with a balanced plant food in spring and in summer. Mulch regularly in autumn or spring with a thick layer 10cm of garden compost.
Water well for the first few weeks after planting and after that once or twice a week, water the soil around the base of Lily, Hosta Krossa Regal rather than the leaves. As slugs and snails can do considerable damage, especially to new leaves, place some small sharp stones around Lily, Hosta Krossa Regal.
If supplied as bare root: Please soak the bare roots for 12-18 hours (do not exceed 24 hours). This allows them to take up the maximum amount of water without doing any injury to the plant.