tissue culture sport of H. 'Candy Hearts' was
Steve Moldovan of Moldovan Gardens in Ohio and registered by
Peter and Jean Ruh of Ohio in 2008. The
plant grows into a medium size hosta about 15 inches in height and 3 feet wide with a
somewhat unruly nature. Its leaves are ovate shaped and have
thick substance. Pale lavender flowers bloom in July.
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "Increases rapidly...Divide regularly to maintain
the width of the variegation...Probably the first hosta to have a muted
butterscotch-yellow central variegation (at its best it is in the "hand print"
pattern), but quite random in width."
Similar hostas include