Plant ID forum: Hosta; for ID

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Jul 15, 2015 9:32 PM CST
I was given some Hostas and would like to identify them. I was told that the one with the darker center with light green edge was a "So Sweet". It bloomed today, and when I looked on line, I only seen that variety with white flowers.

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Jul 16, 2015 4:55 PM CST
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Name: Larry
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Jul 16, 2015 5:59 PM CST
I would love to see a better view of the entire plant I grow 'So Sweet' .
Name: Tiffany
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Jul 17, 2015 7:30 AM CST
Hi & welcome! That's a nice big flower, for a Hosta. Lovely!

There's thousands of Hosta cultivars. I think one would need to check every one to decide for sure on a cultivar name. A diff color of flowers would definitely be cause for "them" to give a separate name.
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Jul 18, 2015 5:40 PM CST
Stefan - currently on vacation in a spot with limited and slow Internet. I'll have a good look after I return home on the 23rd.

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