Hostas forum→seedling

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Name: Duane
Gresham OR (Zone 8a)
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duane456
May 30, 2015 6:07 PM CST
Here's a seedling from a streaked plant. What do you think? Any potential?
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Name: Gerry Donahue
Pleasant Lake, IN (Zone 5b)
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profesora
May 30, 2015 6:38 PM CST
Yes, there is much potential. Congratulations!
Name: Paul
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Paul2032
May 30, 2015 8:13 PM CST
I would be happy to find it a batch of seedlings. Grow it on for a couple of years and see what happens.
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Name: Ann
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ViolaAnn
Jun 3, 2015 7:21 AM CST
How old is it? I don't think you can really tell about a seedling until it's at least 5 years old. You have one leaf that seems to be moving to a margin rather than streaks. The plant looks good now, but a few years will tell whether it stabilizes into a nice plant with margins or remains streaky and the form of the plant might also change. But definitely keep it and watch it for a few years.
Ann

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