This is one of many sports of
H. 'Fortunei Albomarginata' and it was
registered by The American Hosta Society on behalf of the originator,
in 1986. It forms a large size (21 inches high) mound of
slightly corrugated foliage. Pale lavender flowers are produced
during mid-July to August.
The Hostapedia by
(2009), "From my written description,
'North Hills' does not seem to differ much from 'Fortunei Albomarginata'...compared side-by-side, however, they appear
Similar cultivars include H. 'Sundance'.
The species (now cultivar) was named for plant explorer