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Re: hosta in a bog garden

  • Subject: Re: hosta in a bog garden
  • From: Ray Wiegand <wie1086@earthlink.net>
  • Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2004 19:06:13 -0400

That is probably the key answer I need to know to get started. I will try
and add more soil near the hosta to keep the crown from swimming.

What can I hope to gain from putting hosta in these conditions. I am hoping
fragrants will bloom and set seed better, and whites won't melt out. Are my
guesses correct?

I will try and get a copy of your article

thanks ,

"W. George Schmid" wrote:

> Hi Ray,
> I wrote a piece on bog hostas in THJ Volume 23 No 2 page 53. Maybe that
> would be helpful. Also, Never submerge the rhizome, it must be above the
> "water line" - it's ok to dangle the roots in the water. George
> W. George Schmid
> Hosta Hill - Tucker Georgia USA
> Zone 7a - 1188 feet AMSL
> 84-12'-30" West_33-51' North
> Outgoing e-mail virus checked by NAV
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ray Wiegand" <wie1086@earthlink.net>
> To: "hosta-open" <hosta-open@mallorn.com>
> Sent: Saturday, September 04, 2004 9:09 PM
> Subject: hosta in a bog garden
> > Does anyone on the list have experience with Hosta in a bog garden?
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