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Re: Sun Burned Hostas

Funny you shouuld mention these two hostas. I posted a pic a few weeks ago that
had these two exact hotsas in full sun. The pic was shot in late summer and both
were flawless. If you would like to see it again, let me know.

Mike Groothuis
Niles, MI
zone 5b

RonnieEA@aol.com wrote:

> Today I stopped at a garden center to buy my spring bulbs, and as I walked
> past the Hosta sale table, I couldn't help but fall in love with a couple of
> those cute little buggers...One was a H. "Wide Brim" and the other was H.
> "Patriot".  Now the question I have is this:  "Will either of them do well
> getting some direct sun in the morning and early afternoon?"..  I can plant
> them in full shade (both of the plant 'stickers'  call for shade to part
> shade) or I can plant them under some of those small 'tree like' bushes ( I
> can't think of the name of them now, but they plant them along the highways )
> where they will get some shade.  I'm concerned about the light edges of the
> leaves burning and browning out.
> Anyone have either of these planted where they get some sun?   Do the leaves
> burn easily?
> Thanks for the help.
> Ronnie
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