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Dug out 2 solid green eyes from Guacamole

Posted by altheatime 5B (My Page) on
Mon, Jul 14, 14 at 15:08

Any idea what it could be now? Solid green - dark on older leaves, little lighter on some young ones. Managed to divide it with roots intact.

Thanks in advance!


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RE: Dug out 2 solid green eyes from Guacamole

It appears to be similar to Fried Green Tomatoes.

You can look up anything like that by going to myhostas.be. I just looked up Guacamole on hostalibrary.org. On the top left of the first photo is a link to this database. I clicked the link and it took me to a bunch of info about Guacamole. To the right on that page is a list of all the known sports and progeny of Guacamole. The only one listed as gg (green with a green edge) is FGT. I then looked it up on the hosta library and it seems to be a close match.

bk

Here is a link that might be useful: Myhostas.be


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RE: Dug out 2 solid green eyes from Guacamole

Thanks so much, BK- lots of very helpful info there.
I was hoping it might be Fried Green Tomatoes- it's very pretty. Glad it survived the move!

Thanks again!


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RE: Dug out 2 solid green eyes from Guacamole

So now you have a new hosta, do-it-yourself freebie, and Fried Green Tomatos is a nice strong plant.

Rub that hosta leaf again, and maybe you'll get Avocado, or perhaps Stained Glass. Guacamole made some fine looking sports. :)


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RE: Dug out 2 solid green eyes from Guacamole

Love it, Moccasin!!


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