Convention plant for 2012 AHS National Convention?

donrawson(Z 5)September 2, 2012

What was the hosta for the AHS National Convention in Nashville this summer?

What hosta was the convention plant for the MRHS Convention in Rochester, MN?

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paul_in_mn(4b)

Candy Kisses for MRHS convention plant

Paul

    Bookmark   September 2, 2012 at 10:45AM
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Babka NorCal 9b

There is nothing about this little cutie Candy Kisses in the Library or Registry. Can you tell us more about it?

-Babka

    Bookmark   September 2, 2012 at 1:21PM
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paul_in_mn(4b)

You've found what I've found...nothing. Bob Solberg did TC I believe, but nothing on his site either.

Another pic of older plant at link below.

Paul

Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   September 2, 2012 at 1:50PM
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Josh Spece

AHS Convention plant was 'Delona's Smile'. Also one of Bob Solberg's hybrids.

    Bookmark   September 3, 2012 at 10:02AM
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Moccasin(z9aMobileAL)

AHHHHH. Candy Kisses looks to be a relative of Candy Dish. Those lovely rippled edged and the solid green. It will grow up to be a knockout. I got my Candy Dish from Bob and Nancy. It was love at first sight.

I'll have to look up Delona's Smile, but if it is Bob Solberg's hosta, Delona must be one of his children (or is he old enough to have kids turning the Solbergs into grandparents?) Names always have interested me. :)

    Bookmark   September 3, 2012 at 3:43PM
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