Jan van den Top of the
Netherlands , this non-registered cultivar is a sport of H. 'Dancing
Queen'. It is a medium size hosta about 18 inches
tall by 30 inches wide with dark green foliage that has
a chartreuse to yellow medial (center) variegation with
some streaking. Lavender flowers bloom from June into
Also known as H.
An article by Warren I. Pollock in
Hosta Journal (2015 Vol. 46 No.2) states that, "When
Jan applied for European Community Plant Breeder's Rights for Hosta
'Princess Amalia' it was rejected. Dutch royal family names are not allowed as
names of commercial products...So properly and correctly, H. 'Princess Amalia'
should be H. 'Amalia'..."