Pic of the Day--Yellow Splash Rim

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Pic of the Day--Yellow Splash Rim

Postby Hank Zumach » Aug 12, 2007 2:00 pm

Hi All--Average. In trying to decide what to say about Yellow Splash Rim, I can't get the word "average" out of my head. Since being added to our garden in 2002 there hasn't been much wrong, or exceptional, about the plant. It even gets an average amount of sun, about 3 hours or so. It has had a good growth rate, with measurements of 13x5, 24x14, 36x16, 42x18, 46x19 and 45x18. But even there it is like so many other varieties in that it surpasses the registration size, 32x16. And, as another variety with green coloring and a white edge, it has trouble with the 10 feet rule. Even slugs have a normal interest.

Registry - http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=7158&Variety=Yellow%20Splash%20Rim
MyHostas - http://myhostas.be/db/hostas/Yellow+Splash+Rim
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/wxyz/yellow.html

The pix are from 2002, 2004, and 2007.
yellow splash Rim 6-24-02c 133.jpg

Yellow Splash Rim 7-8-04c.JPG

Yellow Splash Rim 6-25-07c 019.jpg
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Postby LucyGoose » Aug 12, 2007 2:31 pm

Hi Hank!!

I like mine because jmboyer shared it with me.....I understand what you are saying about it being average.....mine is okay, but mine does get ate up.....(pretty sure it YSR)

Your pic's are excellent!!

Thanks Hank!! :P
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Postby Patrushka » Aug 13, 2007 11:07 am

Thanks for the pics and the info Hank. :D

I received YSR in the Spring secret trade this year from Reldon. I think I'm going to like it very much.
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Postby hostaaddict » Aug 13, 2007 10:01 pm

In my garden, YSR is the very first hosta to come up in the spring. I really like it.
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