- Twisted mass of slender, yellow leaves with wavy, curled edges of Blue-green that randomly streaks into the leaf center. In the early spring, as the plants tight eyes unfirls, the young leaves create an amazing rosette like form of tightly rippled ridges. And as long as the long, narrow leaves expand, they are held upright, and never hugging the ground. As Gravity rocks, defies gravity. Of good substance. This is a sport of Ripple Affect, another favorite hosta of mine. This one gets even better as it has the blue edge. If you want a hosta that is totally different from other hostas, and has the beauty both in color and waviness of leaves, this is the hosta for you. Light lavender flowers in summer. Matures 8 inches tall and 15 inches wide. Zones 3-9.