tetraploid sport of H. 'PeeDee Gold Flash' it was registered by
J. Machen, Jr.
of Virginia in 2004. This
plant forms a medium size mound about a foot tall and 21 inches wide. It
bears deep purple flowers in late July.
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "Moderate growth rate, but reportedly not vigorous
in all gardens...Differs from its parent in the thickness of the leaf, the wider
margin, and the blue color."