Hosta 'Country Warrior'

Registered by Don Dean of Minnesota in 2017, this cultivar is a seedling of [(( H. 'William Lachman' × H. 'Sagae' seedling) × H. 'Sagae')  × H. 'Russ O'Hara']. It is an upright, large size (20 inches high by 42 inches wide) hosta with intense blue-green foliage that has yellow marginal variegation. The leaves are broadly ovate, slightly twisted, folded and have a glaucous bloom on top and bottom. Pale lavender flowers bloom in July on scapes up to 27 inches tall. It sets viable seeds.

The registration materials state: "...Upright, flared mound of pointed, bright blue foliage with a feathered yellow margin that holds late into the season...yellow margins fade to pale yellow later."


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