An H. 'Halcyon' sport, this
cultivar was registered by
Jan van den Top of the
and Witteman & Co. was granted a U.S. patent in 2008.
It has the same characteristics as its mother plant except for
the leaf variegation. The plant forms a medium size mound and
bears pale bluish lavender flowers in late July.
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "A splendid newer introduction deserving of a
prominent place in any collection...Shapely leaves with very
wide ivory margins."
Similar cultivars include
H. 'Aristocrat', H. 'El
Nino', H. 'First Frost', H. 'Sleeping Beauty' and H. 'Valley's