This cultivar was registered by
Dr. David Reath
in 1982 as a hybrid of Hosta sieboldiana
'Frances Williams' and
Hosta sieboldiana 'Elegans'.
It is a typical large size (25 inch tall) mound of heavily
corrugated, deeply lobed foliage with thick substance. Near
white flowers bloom from late June into July.
The Hostapedia by
(2009), this cultivar "...comes very close to the true
Hosta sieboldiana 'Elegans' in every aspect...It was one of the
first hostas to be propagated by
tissue culture (in the
mid-1970s at the University of Illinois)."