Hosta of the Day - tardiflora

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Hosta of the Day - tardiflora

Postby redcrx » Nov 23, 2012 10:36 am

tardiflora is a small hosta species with thick leaves that flowers late in the season as you can tell by its name. It has a tendency to put up branching scapes.

Hosta Registry - not registered - it is a species
MyHostas Database - http://myhostas.be/db/hostas/tardiflora
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/t/tardiflora.html

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Re: New Hosta of the Day - tardiflora

Postby redcrx » Nov 23, 2012 10:41 am

Some more shots from this season:

tardiflora f 12 07046zb-9-22.JPG

Here you can easily see the branching scape:
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Re: Hosta of the Day - tardiflora

Postby redcrx » Nov 01, 2014 11:24 am

Some photos from the 2013 and 2014 seasons focusing on flowers and scapes

In the 2013 season
Flower head
tardiflora 13 b 00748zb86-9-13.jpg

Branching scape
tardiflora 13 b 00747zb52-9-13.jpg

In full flower
tardiflora 13 f 01379zbz53-9-25.jpg


And the 2014 season
Individual flower showing the simple light purple "swoosh" coloration
tardiflora 14 f 01387zb-9-16.jpg

And multiple flower heads
tardiflora 14 f 01934zbz75-9-29.jpg
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