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Q.Hosta Spread

Zone 28766 | Anonymous added on August 10, 2021 | Answered

If hostas spread underground what are the pods that show up after the plant has bloomed. Should i cut them down

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Answered on August 25, 2021

The American Hosta Society recommends cutting the scape off before seed pods form. The seed formation will direct energy to producing seed instead of more roots and leaves.

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