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Re: White Wall Tire

Mike...I'm not exactly sure if this is the "truth" but here's the way I heard the story....from the grapevine?
   " An undulata albo-marginata sets a seed pod...That seed produced "out house delight"....and seed from this produced "white wall tires"

who knows...maybe TA will tell us a really better story...than mine <g>

-- in response to---
At 04:56 PM 3/8/99 -0500, you wrote:
>I have seen numerous pictures and read several descriptions of this
>hosta but they all seem to skip the info that I want. Where did it come
>from? I know T. Avent introduced it, but is it a sport, hybrid seedling,
>what? I don't think that it is worth the money yet, but I have a sport
>of the plain, boring H. undulata 'Albo-marginata' that matches the
>description of wwt exactly as far as I have read. I sent an image to the
>pixlist a long while ago, but I am sending a MUCH better picture of the
>sport I have. Can someone please help?
>Mike Groothuis

ps...to Mikey...in another post, you mentioned something er other about quality/size of plants being sold <== I do believe?...there is another factor much much MUCHLY-more-important than QUALITY/SIZE criteria i.e. RARITY OF A GIVEN HOSTA TYPE? 

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