One a day - Hosta 'Elisabeth'

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One a day - Hosta 'Elisabeth'

Postby Rob » May 15, 2013 1:37 pm

An oldie, 1983.
If you were to look it up in the Hosta Library, I don't think many people would be tempted to put it in their garden.

Hope this picture can change your mind.
Hosta 'Elisabeth'.JPG

PS: I'll send the pictures to Bob at the HL when I think they are better than the ones present. To do the plants justice.

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Re: Hosta 'Elisabeth'

Postby Linda P » May 15, 2013 2:25 pm

Yours is definitely a nice one, and the picture is great. I have one, too, but mine isn't quite as photogenic as yours. I have not
sited it properly at all. Years ago I had a most interesting discussion with Don Dean and Bob Olson on a convention bus tour about
siting hostas, and how important it is not only to get the proper growing conditions, but to find just the right spot to showcase the
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Re: Hosta 'Elisabeth'

Postby kaylyred » May 15, 2013 3:02 pm

It's cool to see some of the older hostas that are "off the grid," so to speak. That one's lovely!
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