Originated by Dr. Doug Beilstein of Ohio and Mark Zilis of Illinois but registered in 2009
tissue culture cultivar is a large size (24 inches high
by 46 inches wide) sport of H. 'Prairie Rainbow'.
It is an upright growing hosta with dark green foliage
that has a golden yellow marginal variegation. The
leaves are lightly corrugated, slightly cupped and dull
on top. Tubular flowers bloom from mid-July into August
on scapes up to 30 inches tall.
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