Hosta 'Proud Sentry'

Don Dean registered this fast growing hybrid of (a seedling of H. 'Swoosh' x H. 'Crested Surf') x H. 'Venetian Blue' in 2008. It is a medium size plant about 16 inches high by 27 inches wide with medium green foliage that has a yellow marginal variegation which turns creamy white later in the season. The leaves are slightly rippled, moderately folded, lightly twisted and dull on top. Pale lavender flowers with translucent edges bloom from mid-August into October in Minnesota. The leaves have purple colored petioles. 

       

These 2010 photos come from the Ralph (Herb) and Dorothy Benedict Hosta Hillside, tours and vendors at the 2010 American Hosta Society National Convention in Minnesota, Wade and Gatton Nursery and Wade Botanical Gardens, Toledo Botanical Garden and the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.

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