Hosta 'Elbridge Gerry'
 

Originated by Dr. Doug Beilstein of Ohio and Mark Zilis of Illinois but registered in 2009 by Mark Zilis, this cultivar is a seedling of H. 'Galaxy' × (H. 'Fantastic' × H. 'Elatior '). This large size hosta (18 inches high by 39 inches wide) has medium green foliage with a golden yellow marginal variegation. The leaves are lightly corrugated, ovate, moderately wavy and dull on top. Tubular flowers bloom from June into July.

Elbridge Thomas Gerry was the fifth Vice President of the United States, serving under James Madison.

 
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