Hosta 'Big Sam'

Minnie Klopping introduced this large, green hosta with rippled leaves in the 1960s and it was registered on her behalf by Peter Ruh in 1986. It was a seedling of H. 'Fortunei Gigantea' which was originated in 1963. The flowers are pale lavender and are borne in late June to mid-July.

Seedlings include H. 'Fernwood' and H. 'Mikado'.

Similar cultivars include H. 'Fortunei Gigantea' and H. 'Green Piecrust'.

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