Hosta 'Making Waves'


Registered by Don Dean of Minnesota in 2022, this medium size (12 inches high by 30 inches wide) cultivar is a seedling of H. 'Hideko Tajima' × H. 'Purple Verticulated Elf'. It has light blue-green foliage thart has golden yellow marginal variegation. The broadly ovate leaves are slightly folded, moderately twisted, slightly shiny on top and have tips that twist downward. Medium lavender flowers with medium lavender stripes, white margins and darker lavender pedicels bloom in August on "blushed" purple scapes 14 to 16 inches tall. Seed viability was unknown at the time of registration.

The registration materials state: "Slightly blue green wavy leaf of heavy substance with golden yellow feathered margins, downward twisted tips and the distinctive flat whorled bloom habit of the pollen parent...margins turn creamy white and centers become dark green later in the season ."


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