This cross between (H. 'Dorothy
H. pycnophylla) × H. montana 'Aureomarginata' was registered by Hideko Gowen of Minnesota in 2002. It is medium size (17 inches high
by 42 inches wide) plant and has
deeply veined and slightly wavy leaves. Pale lavender flowers on 32
inch tall scapes bloom from late July to August followed by viable
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "The seasonal, subtle tonal contrasts make this
hosta a worthy contender for a place in every collection."