Bob Solberg of Green Hill Farm in North Carolina registered this cultivar in 2008 as a seedling of H. 'Pineapple
Upsidedown Cake'. It grows to medium size about 11
inches in height and a spread of 20 inches. The foliage is
medium to bright gold in color, very narrowly elliptic and
heavily rippled. Its flower scapes are
deep purple and the flowers are lavender. They are borne in
H. 'Curly Fries' was named the 2016
Hosta of the Year by the American Hosta Growers Association.
It was winner of the
Garden Performance Medal for 2018.