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Apr 11, 2017 1:38 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
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If you look really close you'll see 'First Blush' has some pretty color in the veins!
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NOID
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Sugar and Spice
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Wolverine
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Deliverance
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Here's something that I didn't plant growing in my hosta bed!!! Hilarious!
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Apr 11, 2017 3:32 PM CST
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
Forum moderator Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Plant Identifier Garden Ideas: Level 1
Rose, is the first pic 'First Blush'?
As Yogi Berra said, “It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”
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Apr 11, 2017 4:02 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
Echinacea Hibiscus Dahlias Clematis Charter ATP Member Region: Illinois
Garden Photography Heucheras Hummingbirder Hostas Garden Art Birds
Yes. Just a little hint of red (?) purple (?) in the veins, but the petioles are a nice red. I told you that you had to look closely, maybe even squint to see it!
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Apr 11, 2017 8:33 PM CST
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
Forum moderator Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Plant Identifier Garden Ideas: Level 1
Last year mine showed a lot of dark purple, heard it likes to have a lot of morning sun, waiting for mine to start. Thinking of moving mine to a sunnier location.


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As Yogi Berra said, “It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”
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Apr 11, 2017 9:21 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
Echinacea Hibiscus Dahlias Clematis Charter ATP Member Region: Illinois
Garden Photography Heucheras Hummingbirder Hostas Garden Art Birds
That's good to know about morning sun. Mine are still in pots until I find the right spot. Mine will definitely get morning sun because yours is very nice!
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Apr 16, 2017 6:56 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
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We had very warm temps and 1/2" rain last night. I think they grew a foot!
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Potomac Pride
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Sagae (with an odd leaf)
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Apr 17, 2017 3:34 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
Echinacea Hibiscus Dahlias Clematis Charter ATP Member Region: Illinois
Garden Photography Heucheras Hummingbirder Hostas Garden Art Birds
A few more today...

Alliteration (No, it's not infected with the hosta virus. It loses it's interesting colors as the season progresses...

English Sunrise
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First Frost
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Sail's Ho
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Yin
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Junior Miss
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Apr 21, 2017 4:16 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
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Garden Photography Heucheras Hummingbirder Hostas Garden Art Birds
Obscene Gesture today
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I don't remember planting a hosta in the vinca vine, but it looks like it's happy there so it will stay!
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Apr 24, 2017 6:59 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
Echinacea Hibiscus Dahlias Clematis Charter ATP Member Region: Illinois
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A few more from today...

Blue Ivory
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Grand Prize
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Sharmon
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War Paint
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Apr 25, 2017 7:33 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
Echinacea Hibiscus Dahlias Clematis Charter ATP Member Region: Illinois
Garden Photography Heucheras Hummingbirder Hostas Garden Art Birds
Today's pictures...
Sugar Snap

Bobbie Sue

Brenda's Beauty
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Capitol Hill

El Nino and Pink Flamingo
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Lakeside Prophecy
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Little Treasure
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Orange Marmalade
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Spilt Milk
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Apr 26, 2017 9:10 AM CST
Name: Larry
Enterprise, Al. 36330 (Zone 8b)
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Those look great!
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Apr 26, 2017 4:47 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
Echinacea Hibiscus Dahlias Clematis Charter ATP Member Region: Illinois
Garden Photography Heucheras Hummingbirder Hostas Garden Art Birds
It has been a beautiful spring for my plants! So far, the temps have not been to cold to harm them at night, and gentle rains when needed! Couldn't ask for better conditions.
Managed to get some pictures today in between showers.
Gunther's Prize
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Eye Declare

Green With Envy
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Missing tags on these
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X-Ray
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Lakeside Mom
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Lakeside Party Dress

Oil Paint
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Purple Haze

Volcano Fire
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Apr 26, 2017 7:45 PM CST
OH (Zone 5a)
Hostas
Very gorgeous hostas. Purple Haze is unique. I think they look great with bleeding hearts. How cool to have morels in the bed. I found one once but never again. Might buy some fake ones.
Maybe one without tag is Electrocution? Great pictures. Thanks.
This has been one of my best Springs ever. 2011 to 2014 I lost about 35, now beds are looking good.
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Apr 27, 2017 9:12 PM CST
OH (Zone 5a)
Hostas
Or tagless one could be Curly Fries.
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Apr 28, 2017 6:28 AM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
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Garden Photography Heucheras Hummingbirder Hostas Garden Art Birds
Pandora said:Or tagless one could be Curly Fries.


I don't think either is 'Curly Fries'. They both have a thin green border... I think 'Curly Fries' is solid colored. I'll have to check my list to see if I can figure them out. They're both nice little hostas. I haven't been replacing the tags when they fall apart. Now I'm seeing that being lazy could be a problem! D'Oh!
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May 1, 2017 7:27 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
Echinacea Hibiscus Dahlias Clematis Charter ATP Member Region: Illinois
Garden Photography Heucheras Hummingbirder Hostas Garden Art Birds
A few between showers today...

Eye Declare
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Kiwi Full Monty
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Dark Shadows
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Hanky Panky
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Itsy Bitsy Spider


Lakeside Butter Ball
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Mini Skirt


Pandora's Box
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Royal Tiara
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Vivacious
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Tom Schmid

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May 1, 2017 7:52 PM CST
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
Forum moderator Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Plant Identifier Garden Ideas: Level 1
Great shots, Hanky Panky is one of my favorites, really like the color combos. Moved mine to more morning sun, looking forward to it.
As Yogi Berra said, “It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”
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May 3, 2017 2:49 PM CST
Name: Ann
Ottawa, ON Canada (Zone 5a)
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I thought your tagless one might be 'Electrocution' as well.
Ann

Pictures of all my hostas, updated annually and tracked since 2008 begin at: https://violaann.smugmug.com/G...
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May 3, 2017 3:20 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
Echinacea Hibiscus Dahlias Clematis Charter ATP Member Region: Illinois
Garden Photography Heucheras Hummingbirder Hostas Garden Art Birds
ViolaAnn said:I thought your tagless one might be 'Electrocution' as well.

@ViolaAnn
I found a tag by the one that was named 'X-Ray'. I think you have that one don't you? Maybe you can compare pictures of yours and let me know. My 'Electrocution' is bigger than this one.
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May 4, 2017 5:34 AM CST
Name: Ann
Ottawa, ON Canada (Zone 5a)
Hostas Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Region: Canadian Enjoys or suffers cold winters Composter
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I have 'X-rated' - different hosta.

Some possibilities:
'Alakazaam'
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'Electrocution'
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'Stiletto'
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'X-rated'
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Ann

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