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."
include H. 'Lyme Regis' and H. 'First