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HostaAustin Dickinson


Originator(s)Bill & Eleanor Lachman 1992

Origin'Resonance' x plantaginea

Size categorymedium - large

Plant height x width40x53 cm (16x21 in.)

Leaf length x width20x15 cm (8x6 in.)

Vein pairs8-9

Leaf colorblue-green,white edge


Leafa bit corrugated


Scapelight green

Scape height75 cm (30 in.)

Flowerpale purple,striped

Flower length 


Flowering periodJuly - August





InfoBlue green with a wide, clean white margin. Leaves are glossy and puckered. Large, flaring deep purple blooms. Fragrant.
Rounded blue-green, glossy leaves with a wide, clean white margin; fragrant dark purple flowers in late summer.
Medium green leaves with a 1" wide white margin. Forms a 3-4' wide mound with fragrant purple flowers.
Rounded, blue-green, glossy leaves with some puckering and good substance have wide, creamy white margins. Large, fragrant purple and white flowers in July-August.
The rounded, blue-green leaves have wide, creamy white margins. Slight puckering and good substance to the rich-appearing leaves. Fragrant purple flowers.
Medium, green leaves with wide creamy margins. Fragrant purple flowers July and August.
From the Lachman's breeding program comes another true winner This hybrid (H 'Resonance' x H plantaginea) makes a stunning 2' wide clump with round blue green H sieboldiana like leaves...puckering with age.. surrounded by a wide white border In early summer, the clumps are topped with 30" scapes with large and very fragrant flowers...a real must for the hosta gardener!
Medium green leaves with wide white edges that streak toward the middle. Medium lavender flowers in August. Fantastic!!