'Sea Beacon' and others ('Mama Mia' & 'Robert Frost')

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'Sea Beacon' and others ('Mama Mia' & 'Robert Frost')

Postby bengal » Jul 01, 2007 7:40 pm

Went daylily shopping at one place; ended up at a nursery that sells hostas and daylilies. I didn't have time to take many pics of hostas, but I did manage to get a few of some I really liked.

I just previewed my post. It occurs to me that there's a theme running through the three pictures. I think I like hostas with wide white edges. In fact, I know I do!

See links below for the following hostas:

Hosta MAMA MIA July 1 07 T and M garden (Small).jpg

Hosta SEA BEACON July 1 07 T and M garden (Small).jpg

Hosta ROBERT FROST July 1 07 T and M garden (Small).jpg
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Postby wzbt03 » Jul 01, 2007 7:42 pm

All of them are nice but my favorite of the three is Robert Frost - very unique.
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Re: Sea Beacon and others

Postby Patrushka » Jul 01, 2007 8:47 pm

bengal wrote:I think I like hostas with wide white edges. In fact, I know I do!


Very pretty! :cool: I got that impression from your pics. :D
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Postby eastwood2007 » Jul 01, 2007 10:28 pm

Lovely! They would be 3 nice choices! :D
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Postby newtohosta-no more » Jul 02, 2007 5:35 am

Very pretty! They all look wonderful! :D
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Postby renaldo75 » Jul 02, 2007 10:55 am

All 3 are nice - I've got them. Robert Frost is probly the nicest of the 3 I think. Sea Beacon in early spring light before the margins change to white & the centers darken is pretty 8-) too!! And Mama Mia this year is looking really good. The one that had been getting lots of shade still has very creamy colored margins & it kind of glows.

As long as you're doing white margined hostas, you need to get Silk Kimono & Spring Fling if you haven't already. Both are very distinctive.
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Postby PeggyC » Jul 02, 2007 4:11 pm

All very lovely!! My favorite white-margined hosta... Eventide!
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Postby oldcoot » Jul 02, 2007 5:12 pm

:D :D :D OC has just added 3 more Hosta to his wish List O C building quite a list !!!
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Re: 'Sea Beacon' and others ('Mama Mia' & 'Robert Frost')

Postby redcrx » Jan 15, 2013 7:16 am

Information about Mama Mia:
Hosta Registry - not registered as of Nov. 2012
MyHostas - http://myhostas.be/db/hostas/Mama+Mia
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/m/mamamia.html


Information about Robert Frost:
Hosta Registry - http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=5436&Variety=Robert%20Frost
MyHostas - http://myhostas.be/db/hostas/Robert+Frost
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/r/robert.html


Information about Sea Beacon:
Hosta Registry - http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.ph ... a%20Beacon
MyHostas - http://myhostas.be/db/hostas/Sea+Beacon
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/s/seabacon.html


I picked up a Sea Beacon early last season.

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Re: 'Sea Beacon' and others ('Mama Mia' & 'Robert Frost')

Postby thy » Jan 16, 2013 9:19 pm

Sea Beacon is new to me, but very interesting :D
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