Hosta ‘Frances Williams’ (sieboldiana)
Plantain lily ‘Frances Williams’, Hosta ‘Yellow Edge’, Hosta ‘Golden Circles’, Hosta ‘Eldorado’, Hosta sieboldiana ‘Frances Williams’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Frances Williams’ _ ‘Frances Williams’ has heart-shaped, puckered and veined grey-green leaves with wide yellow-green edges. Pale lilac flowers form in compact racemes.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pale-purple in Summer
Green, Yellow, Grey-green in Summer
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Slugs , Snails , Vine weevil
Remove dead foliage when it dies back.
WHERE TO GROW
Hosta ‘Frances Williams’ (sieboldiana) (Plantain lily ‘Frances Williams’) will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.
City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Ground Cover, Containers, Underplanting
Best planted in fertile, moist, well-drained soil protected from cold, dry winds. Prefers slightly acid or neutral soils, but will also grow in alkaline soils if enriched. Shallow, chalky soils can cause leaves to yellow. Grows best in partial shade, but
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
North, East, West