Described as a seedling of a
selected sport, this cultivar was registered by
Minks of Minnesota in 1983. The
large size hosta forms a 23 inch high mound which spreads to 52 inches in width.
Its foliage is slightly corrugated and has average substance. The flowers are
pale lavender in color.
A catalog advertisement from Fairway Enterprises (Eldren
and Nancy Minks) in Minnesota in
Hosta Journal (1994 Vol. 25 No. 1) offered the following
hostas (among others): 'Banana Flip' - $100.00, 'Candle Glow' - $100.00,
'Coventry' - $100.00, 'Formal Attire' - $100.00, 'Holiday White' - $100.00,
'Mesa Fringe' - $100.00, 'Nancy Minks' - $150.00, 'Prince Albert' - $100.00, and
'Royal Highness' - $100.00.