Hosta of the Day - Fire Opal

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Hosta of the Day - Fire Opal

Postby redcrx » Jan 25, 2013 11:57 am

Fire Opal is a white edged sport of Gold Standard. It is similar to Moonlight.

Hosta Registry - http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=2014&Variety=Fire%20Opal
MyHostas - http://myhostas.be/db/hostas/Fire+Opal
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/f/fireopal.html

Here it is in 2011:
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Here it is in 2012:
With the sun hitting it about 11:30
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The next day at about 6AM
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Re: Hosta of the Day - Fire Opal

Postby redcrx » Jan 25, 2013 11:59 am

This plant has a lot of variability in the leaves. Here is a shot from late in the season.
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Re: Hosta of the Day - Fire Opal

Postby redcrx » May 22, 2017 6:50 am

Here is Fire Opal this morning in the rain.
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