Daily Hosta #1 - 'Dixie Chickadee' - Add your pics

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Daily Hosta #1 - 'Dixie Chickadee' - Add your pics

Postby ViolaAnn » Nov 03, 2011 8:32 am

Name: H. 'Dixie Chickadee'

Description: Yellow lance-shaped leaves with green flecks and a dark green margin. Very shiny and moderately twisted.
Size: very small (8" w x 4" h)
Origin: a cultivar by T. Avent, registered 2007. Sport of H. 'Dixie Chick'
Flowers: medium lavender, tubular
Added to garden: July 2011

Registry link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.ph ... 0Chickadee
MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/hostas/Dixie+Chickadee
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/d/chickadee1.html

This one was new to me last July. So far, I like it.
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Re: Daily Hosta #1 - 'Dixie Chickadee' - Add your pics

Postby paul_in_mn » Nov 07, 2011 7:51 pm

2nd year
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Re: Daily Hosta #1 - 'Dixie Chickadee' - Add your pics

Postby ViolaAnn » Sep 03, 2012 9:39 pm

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I'm still waiting for mine to look like Paul's. Well next year is third year.
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Re: Daily Hosta #1 - 'Dixie Chickadee' - Add your pics

Postby morgansrgr8 » Sep 04, 2012 7:00 am

Mine is 3 years or 4. Cant remember when I got it from my mom. Just got and ID for it this year. It get sun most of the afternoon.
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Re: Daily Hosta #1 - 'Dixie Chickadee' - Add your pics

Postby Carol O » Sep 04, 2012 9:37 am

I'm new here on Hallson Gardens forum, but a friend of Linda P's. Here is my 'Dixie Chickadee' when it came last June. I thought it was the cutest thing I'd seen. It's in a 8 oz glass of water.

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Re: Daily Hosta #1 - 'Dixie Chickadee' - Add your pics

Postby redcrx » Sep 06, 2012 10:21 pm

Hi Carol, welcome to the forum.

Here is my Dixie Chickadee.

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Re: Daily Hosta #1 - 'Dixie Chickadee' - Add your pics

Postby Eleven » Oct 31, 2012 9:07 am

'Dixie Chickadee', planted in 2010:
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Re: Daily Hosta #1 - 'Dixie Chickadee' - Add your pics

Postby ViolaAnn » Aug 25, 2014 6:32 pm

RIP 'Dixie Chickadee'. This is all that came back in 2014 and it didn't last long before it was gone.

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