Hosta of the Day #3 - Colossal

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Hosta of the Day #3 - Colossal

Postby redcrx » Nov 03, 2014 7:31 pm

Colossal is a large (can you tell by the name) green hosta with some ripple on the leaf edge.

Registry - http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=1402&Variety=Colossal
MyHostas - http://myhostas.be/db/hostas/Colossal
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/c/collossal.html

Picked up this plant in 2012. Not much to look at when I got it.

Colossal in 2012
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Later in the 2012 season after re-potting
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Re: Hosta of the Day #3 - Colossal

Postby redcrx » Nov 03, 2014 7:35 pm

Colossal came back nicely for the 2013 season

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