Dr. Ralph (Herb)
and Dorothy Benedict of Michigan and registered on
their behalf by
Rod Kuenster and
The American Hosta
this cultivar is of unidentified parentage.
The Hostapedia by
Mark Zilis (2009),
this cultivar is a
self-pollinated seedling of H. 'Frances
Williams' and is a sibling of H. 'Dorothy Benedict'
from the same batch of seeds.
It is a large size hosta about 22 inches high by
42 inches wide with golden yellow foliage. The nearly round leaves are
moderately cupped, moderately folded and moderately corrugated with golden
yellow petioles. Near white flowers bloom from mid-July into August on scapes up
to 34 inches tall. The viability of the seeds was unknown at the time of