A sport of H. 'Lancifolia',
this cultivar was originated by
from Illinois and registered on
her behalf by
Peter and Jean Ruh of Ohio in 2004. It is a small size hosta with
lance-shaped foliage that it medium to dark green in color. The
flowers are lavender in color.
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "...I didn't think that 'Olga's Shiny Leaf' was any different
from Hosta lancifolia. I still don't."