Hosta 'Northernair Olive Oyl'


Registered by Monty Carlson and Julie Carlson of Northernair Hostas in Minnesota in 2022, this large size (24 inches high by 50 inches wide) cultivar is a seedling of H. 'Galaxy' × H. 'Sum and Substance'. The foliage is olive green with a narrow golden-yellow marginal variegation. Its long, ovate leaves are moderately twisted, heavily rippled and curled at the tips. Medium lavender flowers with light lavender striping inside bloom from July into August on scapes 32 to 38 inches tall followed by viable seeds.

The registration materials state: "Olive green centers with wavy, rippled gold margins."

There are also cultivars named H. 'Olive Oil' and H. 'Olive Oyl'.


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