For some yet unexplained reason, certain large leaf hostas with blue-green or yellow leaves with marginal variegation suffer a symptom called spring desiccation burn. The leaves split and turn a rusty color around the damaged tissue which can make the plants look unsightly. Similar looking cultivars  which are NOT affected by this problem are listed below. Hostas that ARE affected by spring desiccation burn are listed separately.

 
 
 
Total ListPlant SizeLeaf ColorVariegationVar ColorOriginFlower ColorSeasonSourceRegistered
'Abiqua Moonbeam'MediumBlue/GreenMarginalGreenish WhiteNat-SportPale-LavenderJuly into AugustPurtymun, Charles.1987
'Alvatine Taylor'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportPure-WhiteJune into JulyMinks, Eldren.1990
'Bluebeard's Castle'MediumBlue/GreenMarginalYellowHybridNear-WhiteJune into JulyElslager, Ed.2003
'Brave Amherst'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalGreenish WhiteHybridNear-WhiteJulyLachman, Wm & Eleanor.1993
'Brother Stefan'LargeYellowMarginalGreenish WhiteHybridPure-WhiteJune into JulyPetryszyn, Olga.1998
'Dick Ward'LargeYellowMarginalBlue-GreenNat-SportPale-LavenderJune into JulyHatfield, Handy.1991
'Dippity Dew'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowTC SportNear-WhiteJulySchwarz, Jim.1999
'Eclipse'GiantBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportNear-WhiteJune into JulyDean, Don.2010
'For Your Eyes Only'SmallDark-GreenMedialWhiteUnknown-June into JulyGoodwin, Randy.2013
'Frances Williams Special'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportNear-WhiteJune into JulySchmid, Tom--NR--
'Garden Treasure'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportPale-LavenderJuneSchwarz, Jim.1997
'Golden Circles'LargeBlue/Green--Nat-SportNear-WhiteJune into JulyWilliams, Frances & Ruh, Peter.1998
'Golden Dove'GiantYellow--UnknownMed-LavenderJune into JulyDove, Bill & Wanda.2006
'Golden Gloves'LargeYellow--HybridPale-LavenderJulyElslager, Ed.2000
'Golden Nugget'LargeYellow--HybridNear-WhiteJulyCooley, Violet.1969
'Jack of Diamonds'MediumBlue/GreenMarginalYellowHybridNear-WhiteJulySavory, Robert.1985
'June Dove'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowUnknownNear-WhiteJune into JulySoules, Marjorie.1999
'Laura and Darrell'LargeMed-GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportPale-LavenderJune into JulyHatfield, Handy & Ward, Dr Dick & Jane.1997
'Linda Sue'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportNear-WhiteJuneWade, Van.1999
'Newborn'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportNear-WhiteJune into JulySchwarz, Jim--NR--
'Northern Halo'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportNear-WhiteJune into JulyWalters Gardens.1984
'Northern Star'MediumBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportNear-WhiteJune into JulyWalters Gardens.1993
'Olive Bailey Langdon'GiantBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportNear-WhiteJuneO'Harra, Russ.1986
'Paradigm'MediumBlue/GreenMedialYellowNat-SportNear-WhiteJune into JulyPurtymun, Charles.2007
'Piedmont Gold'LargeYellow--UnknownNear-WhiteJune into JulyStone, David & Payne, Henry.1982
'Roseann Walter'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowHybridPale-LavenderJuneBenedict, Dr R. (Herb) & Kuk, Bob.2006
'Russell Lee'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalCreamy WhiteNat-SportNear-WhiteJune into JulyO'Harra, Russ Hosta Society.1999
'Something Else'LargeLight-Green--TC SportNear-WhiteJune into JulyZilis, Mark.2009
'Super Nova'LargeBlue/GreenMedialYellowTC SportNear-WhiteJune into JulyZilis, Mark.1999
'Tokudama Flavocircinalis'MediumBlue/GreenMarginalCreamy WhiteUnknownPale-LavenderJune into JulyMaekawa, Dr Fumio.1987
'Tyler's Treasure'LargeBlue/GreenMarginalYellowNat-SportNear-WhiteJuneIsaacs, Charles.1999
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