Pruning Hosta - Knowledgebase Question

South Hadley, Ma
Question by tonyjfn2
April 4, 2009
I have a low, spreading hosta plant that is way too large now. Can Hosta be pruned to keep their size small?

Answer from NGA
April 4, 2009


Pruning won't keep your hosta small for very long - it will simply regrow new leaves. The best approach is to dig and divide the roots of your hosta, replanting a smaller root division.

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