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 from late June into July.

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

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

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