This cultivar is a
non-registered sport of H. 'Happy
Valley' which was originated by
Jim Schwarz of
Jim's Hostas of Iowa (now owned by
Hostas of Wisconsin) .
It forms a medium size clump with green foliage that has
yellow, green and white streaked variegation. The leaves
are moderately wavy, slightly corrugated and ovate
shaped. As the mound grows, it takes on an upright form.
Pale purple flowers bloom in mid-August.
Happy Valley is a region of Pennsylvania that is home to Penn
State University. Wm Lachman who hybridized the mother plant of
this cultivar was a graduate of that school.