Posted August 3, 2011 by Racquel in Hosta, Macro Shots, Wordless Wednesday. 12 Comments
Hosta 'Royal Standard'
Posted by Freda Cameron on August 3, 2011 at 5:00 pm
Whoa! Caught me by surprise! Your hosta bloom looks so delicate and exotic! Gorgeous!
Gotcha huh Freda? lol Yep the blooms on Royal Standard are big & beautiful.
Posted by tina on August 3, 2011 at 7:59 pm
It almost looks like a crinum. Beautiful!
It kind of does Tina, thanks!
Posted by Linda at Meadowview Thymes on August 3, 2011 at 9:33 pm
I have never seen a prettier hostas bloom!
Thanks Linda, these are my favorite Hosta blooms in my garden.
Posted by Sherry on August 3, 2011 at 11:56 pm
Beautiful photo. I am going to take a closer look at my hostas
Thanks Sherry, post some pics please.
Posted by skeeter on August 4, 2011 at 10:22 am
Such beautiful colors on this hosta! Our hosta bloomed real early this year and the heat forced me to move some from the now (with missing oak tree) sunny areas of the rock garden. I am not giving up on them yet as I love them as much as the buzzers….
Thanks Skeeter, I’m sure yours will be back next spring, their pretty tough plants.
Posted by Lona on August 4, 2011 at 2:04 pm
Some hostas have the prettiest blooms. Beautiful picture.
I agree, thank you Lona.
Posted by Janet, The Queen of Seaford on August 4, 2011 at 8:11 pm
What a beauty.
Posted by Jennifer@threedogsinagarden on August 5, 2011 at 8:18 am
Beautiful! We gardeners tend to collect hosta for their neat foliage, forgetting sometimes that they do have pretty flowers too!
Thanks Jennifer, you are so right. I tend to gravitate towards their foliage myself, but this is one that I truly love the blooms too!
Posted by Wendy on August 5, 2011 at 7:08 pm
Posted by Gail on August 6, 2011 at 7:30 am
That’s a lovely capture.
Thank you Gail!
Posted by Rose on August 6, 2011 at 8:29 am
Beautiful photo, Racquel! There are some people who cut off the blooms of hostas, but I really enjoy them every summer.
A belated Happy Birthday to your son!
Thanks Rose. I do too, especially these because their so large & smell so good. Thanks for the belated b-day wishes for my son too. I’ll pass them on to him.
Posted by Rosemary on August 7, 2011 at 7:19 am
Love your wordless Wed. Some do not like hosta flowers but I think they are lovely and sometimes the scent is gorgeous.
Thank you Rosemary, I love the flowers on some Hostas especially this one.
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