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Decorative, bright, healthy, small and large leaves, we are talking about hostas.
Hostas are shade-loving perennial. Shadow they need to be able to see their true beautiful. Hostas can grow in one place for many years, becoming more expressive. Leaves are circular, oval, heart and lance in both upright. Flower colors are white and lavender, some varieties have a nice fragrance.
Hostas need fertile, moderate soil with a pH of 6. During growing the soil should be wet, but with good drainage. Planting distance depends on the varieties of hostas
Miniature hostas planting place should be smaller than for large hostas. Small hostas are planted nearer, but for large hostas are planted even 1m away from each other. After planting the plants need watered.
Hostas can be planted in spring or in late summer.
Hostas looks beautiful along the edges of the beds of perennials.
Hostas makes an attractive garden with decorative leaves, some sorts smells pleasant.