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Ultimate 100 hostas Edition 2008 (recalculated)

Posted by papou Z5b Ontario (ghislain@hawk.igs.net) on
Sat, Mar 7, 09 at 9:36

This is a follow up of Alexa's thread of July 2008.
I have recalculated the entire thread and the results are as follows. There were 709 votes of which 246 were different named hostas:

Ultimate 100 hostas Edition 2008
Votes
June 32
Sagae 32
Gold Standard 16
Liberty 16
Great Expectations 15
Paul's Glory 14
Sun Power 14
Blue Angel 13
Sum and Substance 12
Thunderbolt 12
Montana Aureomarginata 11
Paradigm 11
Guacamole 10
Guardian Angel 9
Krossa Regal 9
Blue Mouse Ears 8
Fragrant Bouquet 8
Touch of Class 8
Whirlwind 8
Elegans 7
Halcyon 7
Inniswood 7
Niagara Falls 7
Regal Splendor 7
Love Pat 6
Old Glory 6
On Stage 6
Orange Marmalade 6
Pandora's Box 6
Earth Angel 5
El Nino 5
First Frost 5
Ice Age Trail 5
Jimmy Crack Corn 5
Kiwi Full Monty 5
Lakeside Dragonfly 5
Northern Exposure 5
Pineapple Upsidedown Cake 5
Stained Glass 5
Abiqua Drinking Gourd 4
Abiqua Moonbeam 4
Alex Summers 4
August Moon 4
Big Daddy 4
Dick Ward 4
Dream Weaver 4
Fragrant Blue 4
Queen Josephine 4
Rainforest Sunrise 4
Revolution 4
Savannah Supreme 4
Spring Fling 4
Blue Mammoth 3
Christmas Tree 3
Eskimo Pie 3
Fire and Ice 3
Lady Isobel Barnett 3
Maiden 3
Marilyn Monroe 3
Olive Bailey Langdon 3
Parhelion 3
Permanent Wave 3
Potomac Pride 3
Praying Hands 3
Rascal 3
Risky Business 3
Stiletto 3
Striptease 3
Summer Breeze 3
Summer Music 3
Toy Soldier 3
Wolverine 3
Yellow River 3

Papou


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RE: Ultimate 100 hostas Edition 2008 (recalculated)

Above results name 73 different hostas.
Since we are looking for the top 100 hostas,
I thought to include the next hostas that received 2 votes.
There are 47 additional hostas with 2 votes making a grand total of 120 hostas that are the very most popular

Allegan Fog 2
Alligator Shoes 2
Aphrodite 2
Aristocrat 2
Black Hills 2
Blue Cadet 2
Captain Kirk 2
Cathedral Windows 2
Cats eye 2
Dawn's Early Light 2
Dream Queen 2
Ebb Tide 2
El Capitan 2
Fortunei Hyacinthina 2
Gin and Tonic 2
Ginsu Knife 2
Golden Tiara 2
Gypsy Rose 2
Jade Cascade 2
Jewel of the Nile 2
Journey's End 2
Kabitan 2
Komodo Dragon 2
Lakeside Cha Cha 2
Lakeside Looking Glass 2
Laura and Darrell 2
Leading Lady 2
Night Before Christmas 2
nigrescens 2
Paradise Joyce 2
Patriot 2
Piedmont Gold 2
plantaginea 2
Queen Of The Seas 2
Radiant Edgar 2
Shade Fanfare 2
Spilt Milk 2
Squash Casserole 2
Stich in Time 2
Sum it Up 2
Super Nova 2
Tokudama Aureonebulosa 2
tokudama flavocircinalis 2
Warwick Comet 2
Wide Brim 2
Winter lightning 2
Zounds 2

Papou

Here is a link that might be useful: Papou's hosta website -Welcome page


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RE: Ultimate 100 hostas Edition 2008 (recalculated)

Thanks Papou for compiling the numbers and also for your website- spent some time admiring and expanding my wanted list. Love your site!

Maiden listed above I think is probably Fair Maiden.

Paul


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RE: Ultimate 100 hostas Edition 2008 (recalculated)

Yes it's Fair Maiden.


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