Hosta of the Day - Red Cadet

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Hosta of the Day - Red Cadet

Postby redcrx » Nov 10, 2014 6:22 pm

I came upon these photos almost by accident. They are from the 2012 season when the plant came in. I don't have any more recent but I found the pot the other day, while looking for something else, and it had a withered scape so it did flower in 2014 but I missed it. Hopefully next season I will remember to get flower pics.

Red Cadet is a cross of 'Riptide' x 'Blue Cadet'. It has red in the petioles that goes up into the leaf and a white back.

Hosta Registry - http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=5593&Variety=Red%20Cadet
MyHostas - http://myhostas.be/db/hostas/Red+Cadet
Hosta Library - http://www.hostalibrary.org/r/redcadet.html

Red Cadet in 2012 when it came in
Red Cadet 12 05418zb17-8-27.jpg

Red Cadet 12 05419zb26-8-27.jpg

Red Cadet 12 05420zb28-8-27.jpg

Red Cadet 12 05422zb30-8-27.jpg

Red Cadet 12 05466zb22-8-28.jpg
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