Hosta 'Frensham Airbrush Paints'


Registered by June Colley and John Baker of England in 2020, this slow growing, small to medium size (11 inches high by 30 inches wide) cultivar is a seedling of H. 'Dorothy Benedict' × (H. yingeri × unnamed hosta). It is a dark green hosta with cream and yellow streaked variegation. The broadly ovate leaves are slightly corrugated, have widely spaced veins and are glaucous on the top. Pale lavender flowers bloom from July into August on scapes 32 to 36 inches tall. It does not set seed.

The registration materials state: "...Very leathery leaves, slug and snail resistant, sun tolerant with dense clusters of pale lavender flowers...later in the season some celadon streaks occur."


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