Data specific to Hostas (Edit)
Name of Hybridizer: Kevin Vaughn
Year of Registration: 1986

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 22-26 inches
Plant Spread: 48-60 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Variegated
Other: Glossy light green lanceolate leaves with medium to large white margins, Upright, Sun tolerant and Slug resistant.
Flowers: Fragrant
Other: Large fragrant white flowers touched with lavender.
Flower Color: White
Other
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: not viable
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Awards and Recognitions: A.H.G.A. Hosta of the Year
Other: 2014 Great Plant Picks award winner

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  • Hosta

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Location: my Zone 7b garden in North Georgia Mountains
Date: 2023-03-28
Leaves emerge with yellow border, which fades to white as it ages
Location: my Zone 7b garden in North Georgia Mountains
Date: 2023-04-29
Location: my garden in Dawsonville, GA (zone 7b north Geogia mountains)
Date: 2022-04-12
Location: Ottawa, ON
Date: 2015-06-21
A mature plant. I've had it about 10 years, though I divided it 4
Location: my front yard
Date: 2012-04-20
Location: my garden in Dawsonville, GA (zone 7b north Geogia mountains)
Date: 2022-06-24
Location: Barnes Arboretum, Merion, Pennsylvania USA
Date: 2018-06-09
Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.
Date: 2016-05-06
 11:18 am. Full sun makes the edges of the leaves look more golde
Location: my front yard
Date: 2015-06-10
Location: my garden in Dawsonville, GA (zone 7b north Geogia mountains)
Date: 2022-06-24

Date: 2024-04-16
Location: Fairfax, VA | April, 2023
Date: 2023-04-29
Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330
Date: 2015-06-24
Location: Ottawa, ON
Date: 2011-08-23
H. 'So Sweet'
Location: Enterprise, Al. 36330
Date: 2014-06-20
Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.
Date: 2016-05-06
 7:09 pm. Here the edges of the leaves appear quite wavy.
Photo by Seedfork
Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2010-05-14
Location: Ottawa, ON
Date: 2012-06-20
H. 'So Sweet' leaf

Date: 2002-07-07
Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
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Location: Ottawa, ON
Date: 2010-06-29
'So Sweet'

Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
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Location: Pembroke, GA
Date: 2016-08-21
Photo courtesy of Santa Rosa Gardens. Used with permission.

Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Te Sligte Gardens. Used with Permission
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Photo by Plantomaniac08

Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Comments:
  • Posted by virginiarose (Virginia - Zone 8a) on Dec 25, 2012 6:52 PM concerning plant:
    Plant grows rapidly, reaching 14-16 inches tall. The fragrant white flowers appear in August, and match the attractive white variegation.
  • Posted by virginiarose (Virginia - Zone 8a) on Dec 25, 2012 9:05 AM concerning plant:
    (P. Aden 1986) Large Cultivar
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Seedfork On March 22, 2015 Plant emerged
Earliest of all my hostas this year 2015.
Seedfork On June 20, 2013 Obtained plant
Walmart
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purchased from Gilbert H Wild and Sons - $5.40
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