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Blue Jay (Benedict 87)

Photo by Jay McWherter

Blue Jay (Benedict 87)

Photo by Harold McDonell

Blue Jay (Benedict 87)

Photo by Chris Wilhoite

Blue Jay (Benedict 87)

Photo by Carol Brashear

Blue Jay (Benedict 87)

Photo by Jeff Brands

Blue Jay (Benedict 87)

Photo by Kelly Hall

Blue Jay (Benedict 87)

Photo by Kent Terpening

Blue Jay (Benedict 87)

Photo by Bev Stegeman

This 1987 Herb Benedict hosta (from a selfing of 'Dorset Blue') makes a clump of 15 x 12" with 12" bloom scapes. The intense blue cordate leaves become green as the season moves along. The leaves (8 x 4") have great substance and are cupped. It blooms in July with pale lavender flowers.