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The Gardener's Wish List
Hard to find Listing
If you see any of these in your lifetime you probably should make a note some where that you've seen a Hosta that is currently considered to be rarely found or even rarely publicly displayed. These plants are on my Wish List so this is not just extra errata.
- Archangel Micheal (smallest known hosta at 2 inches or less in diameter; hosta privately held)
- Country Dreaming (probably the bluest hosta; currently a fundraising plant by hybridizers)
- Grass (suspecting this name was changed for obvious reasons)
- Gunther's Prize (European release only?)
- Kifukurin Ko Mama (considered rare; sometimes listed at Fukurin Ko Mama)
- Nakafu (longissima 'Nakafu'?) (one of the longer less than one inch wide leafed hosta at about 10 inches in length)
- Northern Crow (hosta privately held by website owner; provisionally named)
- Oil on Canvas (probably the greatest extreme of white/beige leaves with splotches of green on the leaves)
- Pistol (European release only?)
- Sol (European release only?)
- St. Bernadette (Still in hybridization; photos suggest this may be the first [sky] BLUE flowered hosta)
Reference list only
It is my understanding that the following Hosta are considered extinct by the hosta community, and will never again be found.
- Pancakes (Frances Williams; 1948)
Plant Name Menu Codes:
In Gardner's collection: green.
In Collection but is an unregistered sport: BLUE.
Past Plants that are no longer in the collection: Brown.
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