Hosta Plant
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Hostas

Zone 54017 | Anonymous added on June 8, 2017 | Answered

Can I cut some of the outside leaves off my Hostas, they are shading some of my other plants

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on June 8, 2017

    You can certainly trim back a Hosta with no issue to the plant. Try not to remove more then 1/3 of the leaves, as any more trimming could stress the plant.

    I often cut Hosta leaves and place in vases for indoors, they are very long lasting as 'cuts'!

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