Pic of the Day--Verna Jean

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Pic of the Day--Verna Jean

Postby Hank Zumach » Jun 23, 2007 9:50 am

Hi All--As I write these daily descriptions, I ususally try to think of something unique to say about each variety, but I'm having a hard time thinking of something unique to say about Verna Jean.

Hmmm.... Is it me or is it Verna Jean? ( this last sentence does sound like a good title for a country and western song)

I purchased this plant in 1998 and it has been growing in a spot that gets only an hour or so of direct sun, depending on the time of the year. Its growth rate was somewhat slow and it has never quite made it to Zilis' listing of 36x12. The plant looks rather tired by late summer. Slugs only have a passing interest in Verna Jean too.

Registry - http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=6864&Variety=Verna%20Jean
MyHostas - http://www.myhostas.be/db/hostas/Verna+Jean
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/v/vernajean.html

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Postby renaldo75 » Jun 24, 2007 11:03 am

Verna Jean looks real nice next to Blue Jay. They set each other off well.
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