A large size (22 inches
high by 54 inches wide) hosta, this cultivar is a
seedling of an unnamed seedling of H. 'Dorothy Benedict' which was registered in 2003 by
Stuart Asch of Michigan. The green foliage is heavily
streaked with yellow. Its leaves are narrowly ovate,
slightly wavy and have deep veins. Near white flowers
bloom in August on scapes up to 46 inches tall.
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "...sometimes stabilizes to a beautiful, white-margined
form. Though a seedling of a H. '
Dorothy Benedict' seedling, it shows more of an
The originator made the
following comment on the
of Seedy Fellows website: "This streaker is one of
my favorite hybridizing plants. Seems to work on the 'on
one year off the next' cycle, but when it is on, it is
on! Takes a while to reach maturity, but when it does,
watch out. Outstanding streaking on the ovate leaves."