|Originator(s)||Hans Hansen/Shady Oaks|
|Origin||'Silk Kimono' sport|
|Plant height x width||33x80 cm (13x31 in.)|
|Leaf length x width|
|Leaf color||green,(creamy yellow>creamy white) edge|
A chimeral mutation of Hosta 'Silk Kimono', characterized by its unique variegated foliage with deep green centers and wide creamy yellow to creamy white margins comprising about one half of the leaf area. 'Silk Road' has an upright plant habit of large broadly ovate leaves held horizontally on erect petioles and blooms with pale lavender flowers held on erect flower scapes in mid summer.