This cultivar is part of the
"Presidential Series" of hostas originated by
Hajime Sugita of Japan and registered by
Peter Ruh of Ohio in 2005. This hybrid of unidentified parentage grows
into a small size hosta about 10 inches in
height with greenish yellow foliage and pale lavender flowers
that bloom from late June into July.
Buchanan was the 15th president of the U.S. from 1857-1861.