This medium size cultivar of unidentified parentage was originated by
Jack Craig who received it from
Japan and it was registered on
his behalf by
Peter Ruh of Ohio in 1999. It has dark green foliage and
bears bell-shaped, purple flowers from mid-June into July.
Hosta Journal, (2006 Vol. 37 No. 2), in an article
about flower characteristics stated that this
cultivar has "...white edged blooms.. ."
A comment on the Hosta Library says that H.
'Craig Harlequin Bells' has a "white edged bloom."
It was also known as H. 'Harlequin Bells'.