See How 30 Clever Gardeners Make Their Hostas Thrive

Get ready - you're about to become a Hosta expert!

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They Propagate Hostas

Ensure your hostas grow strong by putting your shovel through the eyes of the hosta, and potting the eyes.

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They Concoct Organic Deer Juice

Deer love to munch on vulnerable hostas, grind up garlic, scallions, and eggs to spray around your plants.

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They Choose The Right Hosta For Their Home

There’s so many different variations of this plant, make sure it lives long by choosing the right kind for your environment.

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They Move Greenery When It Gets Too Big

Hostas can grow so quickly, simply use a belt and pull so you do not damage the stems.

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They Know Which Hosta Must Be Moved

After the frost of winter, hostas have to be moved. Make a simple reminder with a sturdy plastic knife.

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They Clean Off The Hosta Bed In Fall

It is an easy fix for cleaning, just wait for frost to hit, then pull off the dead foliage.

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They Stop Deer From Eating Their Hosta

Simply, crush up Irish Spring soap in your food processor, and spread it around your hosta flower bed.

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They Stop Slugs From Munching On Their

Handle the slugs that plague your hosta organically with crushed up eggshells sprinkled on the plant’s base.

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They Aren’t Afraid To Plant Them Anywhere

Hostas are great companions with other plants, so they can live in the same container with another plant and thrive.

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If They’re A Beginner, They Choose A Hosta

If you want your plant to survive your first time gardening, choose a hosta. Hostas are low maintenance, and require little attention.

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If They Collect Hostas, They Make Markers

Obsess over all the different kinds of hostas? Make this upcycled Anthropologie marker to tell the difference of each genus.

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They Build A Cabinet To Protect Their Plants

One way of protecting your precious hostas is to build a cabinet made of chicken wire and drilled wood.

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