A sport of H. 'High Fat Cream', this
vigorous growing large size (24 inches high by 40 inches wide) plant was registered by
Wade of Wade and Gatton Nursery of Ohio in 1999. The leaves are slightly rippled, cupped or convexed and
have a distinct tip. It has lavender flowers in August.
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "Slow to increase but a strong grower. A superb
recent introduction...The variegated margin can be up to 2 3/4
in. (7 cm) wide, which is wider than that of hostas with similar
Similar cultivars include H. 'Gaiety',
H. 'Joshua's Banner',
H. 'Lakeside April
Snow', H. 'Sea
Dream' and H. 'Saint
Elmo's Fire', H. 'Sunshine
Glory' and H. 'Zodiac'.