cultivar is of unknown originator and unknown parentage
frojm Japan and it was introduced by
of Delaware and registered by
Peter Ruh of Ohio in 2002
with new data in
grows into a small size hosta about 7 inches in height with a spread of
The medium blue-green foliage is moderately cupped, slightly
twisted, ovate and dull on top. Lavender flowers with
white stripes bloom on scapes 15 to 19 inches tall in
July. It sets seeds but their viability was not known at
the time of registration.
The registration materials state: "...compact,
small clump...obtained from the Lantis
Tokudama type from Japan..."
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "...is not a form of 'Tokudama'. It has the appearance of a
H. nakaiana type..."
cultivar was originally registered as a hybrid of a gold seedling x 'Tokudama Aureonebulosa'
and as a sibling to H. 'Ōgon Hime Tokudama'
from the same batch of seeds but was changed to Unknown Parentage in 2018. Also,
the originator was changed from