|Hardy, deciduous perennials for shaded gardens with large, bold leaves often marked with contrasting colors. Leaves range in shape from round to lance-shaped, and colors can be yellow to green to blue, often with white, yellow or green marginal markings. Lavender or white flowers grow on 2 foot stalks in early summer. Wonderful contrast when planted with small-leaved plants, adding texture to the landscape.
This vigorous cultivar has ovate to heart-shaped, slightly concave, puckered, olive to dark green leaves, 9 inches long, irregularly margined white, and splashed gray green. In summer, bears lavender-blue flowers on arching, leafy, glaucous, purple tinted stalks, 30 inches long. 20 inches tall, 36 inches wide.