Hosta of the Day #2 - Saishu Jima

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Hosta of the Day #2 - Saishu Jima

Postby redcrx » Oct 24, 2014 9:42 am

Saishu Jima is a small rippled edge green hosta with relatively large flowers. The name comes from where it was found - "on the island of Saishu Japan."

Registry - http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=5964&Variety=Saishu%20Jima
MyHostas - http://www.myhostas.be/db/view/Saishu+Jima
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/s/saishu-jima.html

Here it is in 2013
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Here is the flower size compared to Lime Fizz
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Re: Hosta of the Day #2 - Saishu Jima

Postby redcrx » Oct 24, 2014 9:49 am

Here is Saishu Jima late 2014 season.

Saishu Jima in late flower with its sport Little Jim on the right.
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Re: Hosta of the Day #2 - Saishu Jima

Postby redcrx » Aug 03, 2017 10:44 am

Saishu Jima today with Lacy Belle to the right and Lakeside Knickknack to the left:
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