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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


HOS List   Records 1 - 20 of 78

Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd'
Plantain Lily
Shade
Deeply cupped frosty blue green leaves form an excellent specimen clump. White summer flowers. Good slug resistance. Some shade. 50 x 110 cm.
Bag Size
2L Available
2L STOCK Limited Stock

Hosta 'Allan P McConnell'
Plantain Lily
Shade
An excellent small white-margined hosta. Dark green oval leaf with an irregular fine white/cream detailing to the leaf edge. Leaves are long and narrow. Dense mound. Very nice on the path edge or in a container. Vigorous grower! 25 x 50cm
Bag Size
2L Available
4.7L Limited Stock

Hosta 'Antioch'
Plantain Lily
Shade
A very showy plant with medium green heart shaped leaves with a wide creamy edge. Prefers partial shade, foliage dies back in winter. Lavender flowers in summer.
Bag Size
2L Available
4.7L Limited Stock
5L

Hosta 'Aphrodite'
Plantain Lily
Shade
Nice green glossy leaves with a wavy edge. Double white very fragrant summer flowers. Hardy. 30 x 50cm.
Bag Size

Hosta 'Aspen Gold'
Shade
An outstanding gold with heavy substance in the leaves. Round cup-shaped and extremely puckered. White flowers in summer. 45cm. Shade.
Bag Size
2L STOCK Limited Stock

Hosta 'August Moon'
Plantain Lily
Shade
A vigorous grower, with corrugated pale golden yellow, faintly glaucous leaves. Pale mauve almost white flowers in summer. Requires deeply worked, organically enriched soil, free draining and moisture retentive. Shade lover. 60cm.
Bag Size
2.5L Limited Stock
2L Available
4.7L Limited Stock

Hosta 'Big Daddy'
Plantain Lily
Shade
A deep blue variety with round puckered leaves. Fast grower & pest resistant. White flowers early summer. Prefers shade. 90 x 100cm.
Bag Size
2.5L Limited Stock
2L Available
4.7L Sold Out this season

Hosta 'Blazing Saddles'
Plantain Lily
Shade
This beautiful bold hosta forms a sizeable clump of large, dark green leaves with wide creamy white edges. Lavender flowers in Summer. Great under trees. Good slug resistance. Best with summer moisture. 45cm x 1.1m
Bag Size
2.5L Limited Stock
2L Available

Hosta 'Blue Angel'
Plantain Lily
Shade
Very large heavily textured, very blue leaves, giving a lush tropical look to the garden. Excellent near white flowers in summer. 120 x 125cm. Part shade. Leaves die back in winter.
Bag Size
2L Available
2L STOCK Limited Stock
4.7L Available

Hosta 'Blue Cadet'
Plantain Lily
Shade
Blue-green heart shaped leaves, with lavender flowers in summer. Low growing, excellent for edging. Less than 20cm. Thrives in a shady site. Deciduous & hardy.
Bag Size
2L Limited Stock
2L STOCK Limited Stock

Hosta 'Blue Mouse Ears'
Plantain Lily
Shade
Multiple award winning small hosta with very round, thick blue leaves that form a nice tight mound. Ideal for pots and edging. Best with some shade and water during hot dry spells. 20 x 40cm
Bag Size
2L Available

Hosta 'Blue Wedgwood'
Plantain Lily
Shade
One of the most popular powder-blue hostas. From wedge-shaped leaves emerge tall soft lavender summer flowers. Best with some shade and watering during hot, dry periods. 45 x 100cm
Bag Size
2L Available
4.7L Limited Stock

Hosta 'Bressingham Blue'
Plantain Lily
Shade
Wide cup-shaped rugose leaves of heavy substance. Foliage is blue-green, with pearly white flowers in mid summer. 70 x 100cm.
Bag Size
2L Available
2L STOCK Limited Stock
4.7L Sold Out this season

Hosta 'Bright Lights'
Plantain Lily
Shade
The best of the 'Tokudama' hostas. Leaves emerge with dark gold centres that brighten as they harden. The puckered, golden, rounded leaves are accentuated by the dark blue edges. Early summer white flowers. 40 x 100cm
Bag Size
2L Available
2L STOCK Limited Stock
4.7L Limited Stock

Hosta 'Carol'
Shade
Deep green leaves with distinct white margins. Leaves cup slightly when mature. Lavender flowers. Best with some shade and watering during hot, dry periods. 50 x 110cm
Bag Size
2L Limited Stock
2L STOCK Limited Stock
4.7L Limited Stock

Hosta 'Color Glory'
Plantain Lily
Shade
A magnificent hosta similar to Great Expectations. The cupped yellow leaves have blue green margins and white summer flowers. Some shade and water during dry summer spells. 75 x 100cm
Bag Size
2L Available
4.7L Limited Stock

Hosta 'Crispula'
Shade
Long leaves with white irregular margins and tapering tips. Flowers in summer. Leaves emerge early spring. 70 x 40cm.
Bag Size
2L Limited stock available

Hosta 'Earth Angel'
Plantain Lily
Shade
Award winning giant hosta with heart-shaped blue-green leaves bordered by a creamy white margin. A mature clump is both bold & beautiful! Pale lavender summer flowers. Best with some shade & summer moisture. 65 x 150cm
Bag Size
2L Available
2L STOCK Limited Stock

Hosta 'Ellerbroek'
Plantain Lily
Shade
A classic. The blue-green, heart shaped leaves with irregular cream margins come to a decided point. Lavender pink summer flowers. Takes considerable sun. 60 x 120cm
Bag Size
2L
2L Available
2L STOCK Limited Stock
4.7L Available

Hosta 'Empress Wu'
Plantain Lily
Shade
This is the BIG one! Huge dark green leaves have deeply impressed veins and tremendous substance. Pale lavender summer flowers. A truly magnificent specimen for the garden. Partial Shade. 1.2 x 1.5m
Bag Size
2L Available

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