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Zone 37618 | Mary Miller added on April 12, 2018 | Answered

If frost or freeze has gotten on hosta leaves and turned the leaves white should you cut hosta back to ground? Will it put back out for this summer?

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Answered on April 12, 2018

White leaves can't perform photosynthesis, the plant's food manufacturer. Remove non-green parts and lightly fertilize if you didn't earlier in spring. The plant will send up new shoots. It may not bloom as vigorously this year.

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