Ubiquitous Empress Wu photo

sagae(4)July 24, 2012

Is there only the one photo available to nursery catalogs of Empress Wu?

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Moccasin(z9aMobileAL)

Hi, Sagae....I know what you mean....I wondered the same.
Perhaps someone has information to contribute.

    Bookmark   July 24, 2012 at 6:12PM
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hosta_freak(z6 NC)

Go on Empress Wu,the website. There you will see more Empress Wu pictures than you want to see! Phil

    Bookmark   July 24, 2012 at 8:19PM
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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

if she had a pine tree that weeped resin..

would she be...

pitching wu???

ken

oh God: wu is me ... alas poor yorich ...

    Bookmark   July 25, 2012 at 5:32PM
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hostahillbilly(4)

I, personally, uploaded a pic of our EW in competition with it's neighbor Hollywood Lights.

What's the whine I wonder? It's a really new plant, so 'mature' pictures are lacking.

I always enjoy the picture of the now late Brian (heart rending) measuring the O.S. plant.

For Virginia's sake, I'm glad one of their plants finally made the famous list.

I still and will always label it 'Xanadu' Empress Wu, to remind me of all the wondrous Xanadu series these two folk introduced to the Hosta world.

fwiw,

hh

    Bookmark   July 26, 2012 at 12:08AM
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bernd ny zone5

Search this forum for Empress Wu, we had pictures there in several threads. They will get big very fast. Mine is nearly as big as those mature fotos after 2 years in the ground, but I started with 2 or 3 eyes.

    Bookmark   July 26, 2012 at 8:00PM
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bkay2000(8a TX)

Wow, I didn't know that was Brian Skaggs in that photo. Actually, I didn't know who bred that plant.

bkay

    Bookmark   July 26, 2012 at 8:20PM
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