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Albino Solomon's Seal

Posted by tomahawkclaim sw PA 5 (My Page) on
Mon, Apr 30, 12 at 10:08

for the second year, part of my variegated solomon's seal has come up all white. It'll die in June, but last year I had only one white stock; this year two. This isn't exactly off topic because the SS is in my hosta garden. Nance

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RE: Albino Solomon's Seal

It is likely attached via rhizome to the more typical Solomon's Seal in the picture. A white plant can't live on it's own. It has no chlorophyll to make food. If you leave it attached to the other plants it may stay for a while, but the white foliage is a burden on the entire plant because it doesn't contribute anything to its growth. Still its pretty cool looking.

Steve


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RE: Albino Solomon's Seal

I've got one too, that comes back year after year. Mine is only one shoot. It's such a pretty little thing.

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