This is one of the
Gate Series of hostas developed by
of North Carolina who registered this
cultivar in 1981. It is a medium size (16 inches high by 36
inches wide) plant
which is a cross between
Aureonebulosa' × H. plantaginea. It has
very pale lavender, fragrant flowers which bloom from July into August. The
foliage is highly
variable (unstable ) in its variegation color with streaked
foliage which often stabilizes into a white marginal pattern.
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "Vigorous and easy to grow. A mid-ground specimen
and suitable as a pot plant...Although the streaking is random and variable,
some marginal variegation is usually present."