Hosta of the Day #4 - Kiwi Leap Frog

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Hosta of the Day #4 - Kiwi Leap Frog

Postby redcrx » Oct 28, 2014 8:20 am

Kiwi Leap Frog is a cross of yingeri with rectifolia. The leaves are good sized shiny ovals.

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Here is Kiwi Leap Frog when I got it in 2012.
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And flowers in late July
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Re: Hosta of the Day #4 - Kiwi Leap Frog

Postby redcrx » Oct 28, 2014 8:37 am

More on Kiwi Leap Frog from the 2013 season

It looks like it gets its leaves from its yingeri side while the flowers are from the rectifolia side.

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And photos from the 2014 season
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Re: Hosta of the Day #4 - Kiwi Leap Frog

Postby redcrx » Aug 20, 2016 10:26 am

Kiwi Leap Frog flower pictures today. The plant looks really beat-up.
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Same flowers just a little bit different angle.
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