Hosta 'Grand Slam'

This seedling of Hosta longipes latifolia was registered by Dr. Ralph (Herb) Benedict and Hideko Gowen in 1990. It is a medium sized (16 inches high) mound that has a heavy bloom on the underside of the leaf and purple/red dots on the leaf petioles. The dark purple flowers are bunched toward the top of the scape and bloom in mid-September to October.

Similar cultivars include H. 'Grand Finale' and H. 'Warwick Ballerina'.

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