open-pollinated seedling of
the species H. montana, this cultivar was registered
by Clarence Soules of Indiana in 1990. It forms a large, upright mound 24
inches in height and 70 inches in width. The leaves are wavy and
oblong ovate with a narrow tip. Its very pale lavender flowers
bloom in July.
A catalog advertisement from Soules Garden in Indiana in
Hosta Journal (1991 Vol. 22 No. 2) offered the following
Marge and Clarence Soules introductions: 'Blue Plisse' - $75.00, 'Crinolin Petticoats'
- $75.00, 'Kong' - $75.00, 'Lime Krinkles' - $100.00, 'Placemat' - $100.00, 'Sunami'
- $50 and "Special Price Fall 1991 -- Tissue culture release 'Fantastic'..." -
Similar hostas include
H. 'Tall Boy'.