Storm Damage from Hurricane Irene!

Portsmouth, VA(Zone 8a)

Most of my Hostas made out pretty good but the bigger ones really got tore up. :*((

This message was edited Aug 28, 2011 11:11 AM

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Portsmouth, VA(Zone 8a)

Climax not very happy.

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Portsmouth, VA(Zone 8a)

Dragon's Eye

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Ottawa, Canada

So sorry viginiarose to hear about the damage but if its any consolation, it's late in the hosta season and next spring they will be good as new.

Ottawa, ON(Zone 5a)

I echo Irene's thoughts. I'm sorry about the damage, but they should be fine for next year.

Portsmouth, VA(Zone 8a)

Thanks Ladies, I will focus on next year. Everything will be bigger and better. :)


Watertown, WI(Zone 5a)

Oh, I'm so sorry, virginiarose. Having suffered bad hail damage in June this year, I can feel your pain.

Fortunately, your babies got through most of the growing season before they were damaged--I would bet that they'll look good as new next year. Just leave the damaged leaves where they are (unless they turn yellow and die) and wait for next spring. :)

Portsmouth, VA(Zone 8a)

Thanks KaylyRed, I will do just that! :)

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