Registered by Scott
Mark Malaguerra of Georgia in
an upright growing, large size (24 inches high by 40
sport of H. 'Empress
Wu'. The slightly blue-green
foliage has a medium green marginal variegation. Its
leaves are nearly round, moderately corrugated, slightly
wavy and dull on top. Pale lavender flowers bloom from
June into July.
The registration materials state: "...Variegated form of 'Empress Wu'
with large oblate leaves...The
blue fades to green as the
season progresses (much like all
blues in the south)."
Scott Smith, "The PPAF for Hosta ‘Wu Hoo’ can be a
updated to reflect PP31215 as the patent is final and