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ShelleySnyder

Been gardening in my yard sense 1975 love the weird and wonderful. I'm in zone 8 in the Pacific Northwest. I am a very proud GT ambassador!

Hosta

  • Season Icon Early SummerEarly Summer 2020
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ShelleySnyder

#hosta #hostaholic #hostaaddict #crazyforhosta #verigated #verigatedfoliage this little beauty is called orange star!🤔 Says cuz when the sit hits it the yellow center looks orange 🤔 don't know!

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj 💘😍

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kez001uk

Sounds very interesting 😋 it’s a gorgeous one too 💛💚

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ShelleySnyder

@kez001uk thanks!💘😍

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gjones

She's a pretty one! Post a photo if the centre turns orange😊

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones I will, but the tag says when the sun hits it, it appears to be orange and there is very little direct sun where it's at 🤷💘😍

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  • Season Icon Early SummerEarly Summer 2020
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ShelleySnyder

#hosta #hostaholic #hostaaddict #crazyforhosta #verigated #verigatedfoliage the name of this beauty is lakeside little tuft, ooooooh!

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj 💘😍

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rachelbrooks

Looks like green flames! 💚🔥💚

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ShelleySnyder

@rachelbrooks I like green flames better than the actual name!😉💘😍

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gjones

Lovely colours and leaf patterns😊

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones thanks! I agree!💘😍

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rachelbrooks

Suits it! 😉💚

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  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2018
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ShelleySnyder

#hosta these are doing good dispite the weather or maybe because of it!🤔

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj 💘😍

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hayleyaj

Looking good and no 🐌 bites! 😍

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj thanks! I don't know why but the slugs don't seem to bother these!🤔💘😍

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jennlamaye

Beautiful!

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ShelleySnyder

@jennlamaye Thank you!💘😍

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greenfinger14

Love them planters more N more 😍😍

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ShelleySnyder

@greenfinger14 thanks Mel! I kinda like them to!😁💘😍

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cyndi

Lovely

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ShelleySnyder

Thanks Cyn! @cyndi 💘😍

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cyndi

Very welcome xoxo

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kimguy

😙💜❤💜💚 @ShelleySnyder

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  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2018
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ShelleySnyder

#hostas always the first ones to leaf!

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gjones

Well those are definitely happy plants!

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greenfinger14

Love yr planters 😍 N the hostas filling out great !

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones they do seem to be happy campers!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@greenfinger14 thanks Melanie! I kinda like those copper tubs to!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj 💘😍

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columbiariver

Love these planters. They really show the beautiful color of the hosta

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ShelleySnyder

@columbiariver thanks neighbor!💘😍

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hayleyaj

Looking good Shelley! 😍

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj why thank you!!😁💘😍

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  • Season Icon Late WinterLate Winter 2018
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ShelleySnyder

#newgrowth #hosta this one is always the first to break ground! No I don't know the name of it! I've had it way too long!

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cyndi

I cant seem to get hosta to grow from seeds no matter how i try. Im gonna have get a plant or dz types darn it. Cus they are so stinking pretty. And im greeneyed every time i see yours lmao

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ShelleySnyder

😂😂😂 there are so many hosta it's gonna be hard to pick one!💘😍

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terrimclaughlin

First those lilies just know where they have it made so they like to keep u happy and Hostas well you do have a few 😂🤣😂🤣😅🤗🤗😊💕

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ShelleySnyder

@terrimclaughlin I do have a few hosta and if I could get my hands on certain others I would have more!😂💘😍

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kimguy

Some of my bigger hostas are peeking out of the ground, just a bit! @ShelleySnyder

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ShelleySnyder

@kimguy not a one of my others are! Only this one and there's a slightly smaller copper bucket in front of this one that has the same hosta in popping up. That's it!💘😍

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littleshed1

@ShelleySnyder just reading this reminded me of all my hosta that I have in my cabin. End of the garden eek, freezing conditions out there still. ;(

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emve

I love the copper pot. Perhaps it helps the roots warm up earlier? Or perhaps you're just lucky to have an early variety? No sign at all of mine yet, but I know where they are😁

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ShelleySnyder

@littleshed1 soon! Spring is on the way!💘😍

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littleshed1

Love a Hosta 😍

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ShelleySnyder

@emve thanks Mona! I've had these to long to remember if they the first ones to emerge when they were out in the yard! But your right about liking the copper pot cuz after the first summer they almost filled the pot and they were pretty scroungy when I first planted them💘😍

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  • Season Icon Early AutumnEarly Autumn 2017
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ShelleySnyder

#hosta this is a sure sign of fall!!😭

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columbiariver

Sure is. Bye bye babies!

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Keely

3 of mine have no leaves left now just 2 of others holding on 😕

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  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2017
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ShelleySnyder

#hosta first to leaf and first to bloom! Woohoo!!

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hayleyaj

Looks really healthy Shelley 🌱🌱

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj I've had this for a lot of years! It was planted under a 40ft. Cedar tree, we took the tree down, it was in our front rockery and way way too large for the area (and messy). After moving it (it's planted in a large oval tin planter) it's done really good!💘😍

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hayleyaj

You can divide it next spring Shelley and have lots of this lovely! Just take a spade to it as the first growth shows. I've had all mine for about 20 years too, I adore them 😍😍

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momasherri

Thanks, #hayleyaj ,I was wondering when to divide. Mine are just sending up buds

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ShelleySnyder

@momasherri good time so you know where to dig! I don't have to worry bout that mine are in a pot!💘😍

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terrimclaughlin

Well their doing great I hope mine gets bigger I bought it about a month ago and it flowered for me but now it seems like it just stopped, no new little leaves or anything what do you think I should do Shelly it get a few hours morning sun and it's in a flower bed in the front do you think maybe roots from other flowers are bothering it?

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ShelleySnyder

@terrimclaughlin usually the only roots that will bother hosta are large roots like tree roots. In my experience that's the way my hostas grow,very sporadic, no matter if I have them in the ground or in a pot. I don't think once it blooms it grows anymore, so whatever size the plant was when it bloomed is what it will be until it loses it leaves this fall. 💘😍

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