H. plantaginea 'Fragrant Flame'

This cultivar is a tissue culture sport of H. plantaginea which was registered by Mark Zilis of Illinois in 1988. The plant grows into a large size hosta about 22 inches in height and a spread of 44 inches wide. It produces fragrant, white flowers in August.

The specimen shown above appears to have reverted to the species type. 'Fragrant Flame' is supposed to have a white center with green streaking.

Similar cultivars include H. 'Chelsea Ore', H. 'Heaven Scent' and H. 'Marbled Bouquet'.

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