How and when should you divide your hostas? Divide every 3-4 years in spring, summer or fall (although late summer is the best time). To divide, dig up your entire hosta and you will notice the individual plants. Look for the crowns and divide the clumps. Then, replant and water well!
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Wet newspapers and put layers around the plants overlapping as you go; cover with mulch and forget about weeds. Weeds will get through some gardening plastic; they will not get through wet newspaper. Good composting!