Bob Solberg of Green Hill Farm in North Carolina registered this sport
of H. 'Fried Bananas' in 2003. A large size plant, it grows to 28
inches tall and over 48 inches wide with wavy, slightly corrugated
foliage. Its flowers are fragrant, lavender colored and bloom in
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "...differs from 'Fragrant
Bouquet' by its narrower margin and the lack of a glaucous bloom
on the top and underside surfaces in spring."
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "Ideal in containers in cooler gardens sited to
appreciate the fragrance of the superb flowers.
include H. 'Joshua's