Photo of Hostas (Hosta): Whirlwind???????

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Paul2032
Jun 20, 2015 8:07 PM CST
The centers of Whirlwind's leaves are light, near white. Margin of leaf is dark green. Leafs are contorted........This picture does not look like any of those on the data base......leaf color and form not correct....look at Viola Ann's pictures.
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plantrob
Jun 23, 2015 4:37 PM CST
I agree, doesn't look like Whirlwind
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Calif_Sue
Jun 24, 2015 9:10 AM CST

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Leslie, it's a great specimen! If you are in agreement, I can move it the generic hosta entry. Maybe someday someone will recognize it and it can be moved to the correct entry.
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Lalambchop1
Jun 24, 2015 11:31 AM CST
Sure Sue! I took that pic at a friend's place. Will let him know it is probably wrong.
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Frillylily
Jun 24, 2015 11:38 AM CST
Hosta (Hosta 'Sagae')

@Lalambchop1

I think it could be this ?


most certainly not whirlwind though
Name: Paul
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Paul2032
Jun 24, 2015 12:01 PM CST
Here we are guessing again. Probably not Sagae. It may well be Ventricosa aureomarginata. Look at the pictures on Google which is not always correct but provides a frame of reference.
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Name: Paul
Utah (Zone 5b)
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Paul2032
Jun 24, 2015 12:03 PM CST
Here we are guessing again. Probably not Sagae. It may well be Ventricosa aureomarginata. Look at the pictures on Google which is not always correct but provides a frame of reference. There is not an entry on ATP data base.
Paul Smith Pleasant Grove, Utah

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