open-pollinated seedling of
H. sieboldii was
Henry Ross of Ohio and registered on his behalf by
Peter Ruh of Ohio in 1978. It is a medium size plant which grows to about 12
inches in height with a spread of 25 inches. The yellow plant
has a green marginal variegation on its elliptical shaped
leaves. Purple, funnel shaped flowers bloom in August.
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "Moderate growth rate. Easy to grow. Very
underrated...Leaf color changes throughout the
season giving a tricolor effect and also a vivid
contrast with the rich violet flowers."