Hosta 'Shirofukurin Iwa'

This cultivar is a sport of H. longipes found in Japan. It is a miniature size hosta with green foliage that has a white marginal variegation.

Mikiko Lockwood in an article on The Hosta Library titled, A Little About Japanese Hosta Terms defines the term iwa as rock, Iwa Gibōshi or H. longipes and the term shirofukurin or shiro fukurin as white-edge(d) or white-margin(ed).


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