Has rapid growth rate! Grows to 4 feet wide and 20 inches high. Variegation maintains a muted color even when exposed to sunlight and even grows very well in a hotter climate as long as it gets plenty of water. Large oval leaves have a yellow-gold coloration with the dark green edge. Masses of lavender flowers top the large clump in midsummer. A very nice looking hosta! Zones 3-9.