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HostaRegal Splendor


Originator(s)Walters Gardens 1987

Origin'Krossa Regal' sport

Size categorymedium - large

Plant height x width75x180 cm (30x71 in.)

Leaf length x width30x18 cm (12x7 in.)

Vein pairs12-13

Leaf colorblue-gray,(yellow>creamy white) edge





Scape height150 cm (59 in.)

Flowerlight lavender

Flower length5 cm (2 in.)


Flowering periodJuly - August





InfoHosta of the Year for 2003 (HOTY).
36" tall. Part Sun to Light Shade.
White-edged sport of 'Krossa Regal'. Has all of the grace and majesty of its parent plus variegation! Outstanding! Lavender flowers in August. Upright, vase shaped plant with frosty blue grey leaves with creamy margins. Heavy texture. Light lavender flowers.
A variegated sport of Krossa Regal with whitish variable margins. Spectacular in a mature clump.
Anyone who has ever seen a mature clump of H. 'Regal Splendor' agrees that this introduction will emerge as one of the great classics! This sport of the great H. 'Krossa Regal' has the same growth habit and shiny blue leaves, but with a nice cream border. The 3' wide clump is topped with light lavender flowers on 48" scapes... Outstanding!
A H. 'Krossa Regal' sport with margins of whitish to creamy-yellow, vase shaped clump, stately and with light lavender flowers.
This is the variegated form of 'Krossa Regal'. Beautiful undulating gray-green leaves with irregular white to creamy yellow margins. Certainly one of the most beautiful and distinctive of the newer introductions. Lavender flowers.
Plant is a margined H. 'Krossa Regal'. Margin whitish to yellowish, variable in width. The erect habit of this one, like 'Krossa Regal', makes it an extremely elegant plant. Has all of the grace and majesty of its parent plus variegation! Outstanding. (Plant 34x36)
A Walters Gardens, Inc. introduction of a sport of H. 'Krossa Regal'. Frosty blue leaves with a creamy yellow to creamy white border. Lavender flowers on 48" scapes.
This sport of 'Krossa Regal' has the same upright frosty blue leaves, only edged with a creamy border. Lovely! Lavender flowers.
Large, sport of Krossa Regal, frosty blue leaves with creamy white margins. An outstanding specimen.

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