Hosta 'Clown Belly'

Registered by Rod Kuenster of Iowa in 2010, this cultivar is cultivar is a seedling of H. 'Dorset Clown' × H. 'Blue Belly'. It is a medium to large size hosta about 18 inches high by 32 inches wide with dark, intensely blue-green foliage with greenish white streaked variegation.

The ovate shaped leaves are slightly wavy, slightly corrugated and slightly shiny on top with very short petioles. Pale lavender flowers with light lavender stripes bloom from June into July on scapes up to 28 inches tall followed by viable seeds.

The registration materials state: "...nice dark blue plant for breeding."


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