Tony Avent of
Plant Delights Nursery in North Carolina
cultivar in 1999. It is the result of a cross of H. 'Swoosh' ×
H. tibae. The
medium size mound is 13 inches high and 36 inches
wide with elliptic to elliptic ovate shaped leaves. Pale purple
flowers bloom in late July followed by viable seeds.
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "...the "convention plant" of the
National Convention of
The American Hosta Society in North Carolina where it was
given to each attendee."
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "Very sun tolerant even in warmer climates.
Increases rapidly. Easy to grow...deeply rippled