Hosta 'Katie Q' forms a medium to large mound of 16"-22" in height with a spread of almost 46" at maturity The leaves are moderately wavy, slightly corrugated and of just average substance. This is a sport of Hosta 'Marilyn' with contrasting colours. The leaves on this great hosta feature dark green centers bordered by medium gold margins. Heart-shaped leaves are blue-green in spring with a bright gold margin. In summer the leaves are green with a wavy yellow margin. This fantastic Hosta is noted for its vivid colours. 'Katie Q' has pale lavender flowers on scapes of up to 30" tall, in July. Not slug resistant or sun tolerant.