This plant was incorrectly labeled 'Easley Runner'.
of unidentified origin is a seedling of the species,
H. venusta. It
was registered by
Kevin Walek (Hosta Registrar) on behalf of
American Hosta Society
in 2009. 'Elsley Runner' forms
a small size, low mound of green foliage that is ovate and dull
on top. It bears pale purple, tubular flowers that bloom in July.
are also a cultivars named H. 'Elsley'
and H. 'John