Registered in 2019 by Bob Solberg
of Green Hill Farm in North Carolina this upright
growing cultivar is a hybrid of H. Solberg
seedling 48/49 × H.
'Key West'. It is a large size (20 inches
high by 36 inches wide) hosta with greenish yellow
foliage. The leaves are slightly shiny on top, nearly
round, slightly cupped and slightly corrugated overall
with rich purple on 2/3 of the petiole. Pale lavender
flowers bloom from mid-July into August on scapes about
34 inches tall followed by viable seed.
materials state: "...Very round yellow leaves are
somewhat cupped and puckered with rich purple petioles
with purple well towards the leaf."
This is named for former
The American Hosta Society President,
Tom Micheletti of the Hosta Patch in Illinois.
Terrific was an early animated series on American television,
presented as part of the Captain Kangaroo children's television