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Hosta 'Paul Revere'

Hosta 'Paul Revere'

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

40cm

20cm

Min

20cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Hosta 'Paul Revere' Overview

Hosta 'Paul Revere' is a medium-sized, clump-forming perennial cultivar with white-centred leaves edged in dark green. In mid to late summer it produces erect stems that bear nodding lavender flowers.

Common problems with Hosta 'Paul Revere'

How to harvest Hosta 'Paul Revere'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Hosta 'Paul Revere'

Division

Divide clumps every 4 or 5 years in late summer or early spring. Ensure each section has 1 to 3 good buds and trim away damaged roots. Replant at their original depth in the ground with the shoots just poking through the soil. Water and apply a granular feed.

Seed

Collect seeds in autumn from dry seed heads, sow in Spring and place in a cold frame. Seeds are unlikely to come true.

Special features of Hosta 'Paul Revere'

Ground cover

Attractive leaves

Other uses of Hosta 'Paul Revere'

This fantastic foliage plant is easily used for underplanting but it is equally grown in containers in urban courtyards and formal beds of cottage gardens. With an OPALS rating of 1, these plants are considered 'Good' to include in a low allergen planting scheme.