Plant ID forum: Need an ID for this hosta

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Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
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ge1836
Dec 19, 2015 3:45 AM CST
Many thanks if you can ID this one.
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Name: Jean
Prairieville, LA (Zone 9a)
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Moonhowl
Dec 19, 2015 11:03 AM CST
Maybe Fireworks?

http://www.plantdelights.com/Hosta-Fireworks-for-sale/Buy-Ho...

There is also one called White Christmas that is similar, but the leaves appear to be much wider than your picture.
Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Heucheras Hellebores Container Gardener
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ge1836
Dec 19, 2015 11:19 AM CST
Thanks I';l;l store it in my files.
Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
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plantladylin
Dec 19, 2015 4:42 PM CST
I don't know Hosta but thought I'd post two photos from our database so you can compare them:



edited to say: It looks more like White Christmas to me.
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Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Heucheras Hellebores Container Gardener
Birds Region: New York Irises Garden Ideas: Master Level Avid Green Pages Reviewer Lilies
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ge1836
Dec 19, 2015 4:54 PM CST
I believe you are right on White Cristmas. My plants leaves are fuller to the heart of the plant.
springfield MO area (Zone 6a)
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Frillylily
Dec 21, 2015 5:48 PM CST
White Elephant
Name: Jean
Prairieville, LA (Zone 9a)
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Moonhowl
Dec 21, 2015 6:00 PM CST
Jo Ann, here is a link for White Elephant, a sport of White Christmas, suggested by FrillyLily.

http://www.hostalibrary.org/wx/whiteelephant.html
springfield MO area (Zone 6a)
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Frillylily
Dec 22, 2015 10:31 AM CST
it may be helpful if we knew where you got the plant?
I had the understanding that white elephant was mass produced some time back for big box stores, I read that somewhere, but gossipish I guess cause I don't remember where now, ...

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