Mike Dammen of Hosta-Store.com
in Minnesota, this cultivar was registered in
as a sport of
H. 'Hot Kiss'. It is a small size (10 inches high by
26 inches wide) hosta with intensely blue-green foliage
that has greenish yellow medial (center) variegation. The
broadly ovate leaves are very slightly corrugated. It
bears pale lavender, tubular flowers with stripes that
bloom from July into August
and sets non-viable seeds.
According to the Registration materials: "Differs from its parent in
having larger leaves with large brassy gold centers and
no white line between the center and margin colors.
Mature plant is wider and shorter than its
parent...Emerges powdery light lime green with powdery
blue margins - changes to brassy gold with narrow green
margins by mid-July..."