Hosta Ben Vernooij forms a medium sized mound when mature with 16" -18" in height and 22"-24" in width. This a superb tetraploid sport of H. 'First Frost', it has incredibly thick leaves, they are an intense blue with a very wide creamy-white margin, holds its colour and form until the first frost. It is a truly stunning hosta. It has thick blue leaves and a striking yellow orange margin. Lavender flowers appear on 28" scapes in June until mid July. This variety is both slug resistant and sun tolerant. A fantastic garden worthy plant. This is a Hosta that is purchased for it's leaf colour and substance only. Flowers are secondary.