Hosta 'Brave Amherst'

This large hosta with thin, gold margins was registered by  Bill & Eleanor Lachman in 1993. It is a hybrid of H. 'Christmas Tree' and H. 'Reversed' which forms a large (23 inches high) mound of slightly corrugated, thick substanced foliage. The leaves are broadly ovate and are inversely cupped. Near white flowers with a purplish mid petal stripe bloom on 24 inch tall scapes in July.

Similar cultivars include H. 'Fringe Benefit'.

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