Hosta 'Chiemsee Eisvogel'

Originated by Volker Eschenbach of Planwerk Staudengärtnerei nursery in Germany, this non-registered cultivar is a sport of H. ‘Halcyon'. This medium size hosta has blue-green foliage with a greenish marginal variegation that extends down in to some of the leaf veins. The foliage has smooth texture, slight waviness and thick substance. Pale bluish lavender flowers on 28 inch high scapes bloom from late July into August followed by viable seeds.

English translation: Kingfisher

The largest lake in Bavaria is the Chiemsee, which is otherwise known as the "Bavarian Sea".


 
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