Hosta of the Day #4 - Emeralds and Rubies

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Hosta of the Day #4 - Emeralds and Rubies

Postby redcrx » Oct 26, 2014 8:59 am

Emeralds and Rubies is a small dark green plant with some red in the petiole.

I have one in a pot and a couple in a trough with a lighter green Hirao Splendor.

Registry - http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=2001&Variety=Emeralds%20and%20Rubies
MyHostas - http://www.myhostas.be/db/view/Emeralds+and+Rubies
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/e/emrubies.html

Here it is in 2012 when I first got it.
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And flowering mid-July - striped flower with yellow anthers
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Re: Hosta of the Day #4 - Emeralds and Rubies

Postby redcrx » Oct 26, 2014 9:08 am

And here is Emeralds and Rubies in the 2013 season

Here is the potted one
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And here the ones in the though are in flower
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