Re: H. 'Blue Beauty'
Alex once told me that he suggested the name for the plant and that it
was 'Blue Beauty' and definitely not Birchwood Blue Beauty. So I
would say that it wasn't even "formerly", more like "mistakenly Birchwood
That's one for Clyde.
You might recall that you
sent everyone a message telling them that I was wrong in naming my pic
'Blue Beauty'; that it should have been 'Birchwood Blue Beauty'; that this
was per Mark Zilis, a hosta "expert", as you called him; and, that the
first sign of wisdom is getting names right, or sumpthin like that. Welllllllllll---ahemm,
cough cough----I just got Mark's book and ,on page 78, he lists 'Blue Beauty'
and in his description states , viz., " formerly 'Birchwood Blue Beauty'."
I just happened to run across