If you grow many plants from seed, you already know the chance of finding variegated offspring is actually fairly good..if you have a detailed eye. Most variegates have little if any commercial value, other than to crazy plant collectors, who will gladly trade their first born for a start. Still, it’s always exciting when these pop-up.
Here is our seedling of Magnolia insignis ‘Significant Find’…in the ground for several years and unstably stable.
Here is our unnamed seedling of Mahonia fargesii in the garden. Keep your eyes peeled in your own garden and when you visit others.