This medium size (17 inches high by 28 inches
with medial variegation was originated by Dutch hybridizers,
Gert van Eijk-Bos
and Dirk van Erven and was registered in 2001. It is a
reversed sport of H. 'Twilight' which bears pale lavender flowers
on 3 foot tall scapes from mid-July into August.
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "Leaves emerge pale chartreuse with light olive
green margins that darken later. Leaf tips are exceptionally long."
An article in
Hosta Journal (2016 Vol. 47 No. 2) states that this also
sold under the Tradename
or Trademark of H. STEAL THE LIMELIGHT.
Application Date: 2001
Abstract: A new and distinct Hosta plant named
‘Morning Light’, characterized by very thick leaves,
deep green margin, and a creamy yellow to creamy white
center, that displays a unique upright habit and light
lavender flowers held above the foliage on thick