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Hosta 'Paul's Glory'

Hosta 'Paul's Glory'

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature

Expected size








5 years to reach maturity


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Hosta 'Paul's Glory' Overview

Hosta 'Paul's Glory' is a perennial cultivar that produces attractively variegated, heart-shaped leaves. The leaves are bright yellow to cream-white in colour, with chunky blue-green edging. In mid-summer it produces erect stems of nodding, bell-shaped, pale-purple flowers. This cultivar typically grows to around 65cm tall and it has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.

Common problems with Hosta 'Paul's Glory'

How to harvest Hosta 'Paul's Glory'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Hosta 'Paul's Glory'


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.


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's Glory'

Ground cover

Other uses of Hosta 'Paul's Glory'

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.