Volker Eschenbach of
nursery in Germany, this non-registered
cultivar is a sport of H. ‘Night before
Christmas'. It is a medium size hosta with short
petioles and is smaller than the mother plant. The
leaves are dark green with a very narrow white medial
(center) variegation. They are ovate shaped, slightly
wavy and smooth textured. Pale lavender flowers are
produced on 42 inch tall scapes from mid-July into
August. It is sterile and, therefore, does not set
English translation: Christmas Sports - Named for the
fact that the originator and his children always go
skiing on Christmas morning.
largest lake in Bavaria is the Chiemsee, which is
otherwise known as the "Bavarian Sea".