ill Meyer of Connecticut but registered on his
behalf by AHS/G. H. Alley in
this fast growing cultivar is
sport of H. 'Parky's Prize'.
It is a small to medium size (13 inches high by 36
inches wide) with moderate bluish-green (126A RHS Chart)
foliage that has a moderate yellow-green (146C RHS
Chart) marginal variegation. The broadly ovate leaves
are slightly cupped and slightly shiny on top. Medium
lavender flowers bloom from June into July on scapes
about 22 inches tall. It is considered "very reluctant
to set pods."
The registration materials state: "...Quick to form
a symmetrical clump of thick heart shaped leaves. Very
wide margins draw the eye from a distance."
Field Guide to Hostas by Mark Zilis (2014), "Very few hostas come close to it in the ratio of a wide gold
margin to a narrow green center and still perform well in the
garden...combines nicely with 'Birchwood
Prize', and 'Sweet
Home Chicago' in the landscape."