Hosta 'Empress Wu'
Originator: B. & V. Skaggs
Year Registered: 2008 Registered by: B. & V. Skaggs
Origin: H. 'Big John' × H. 'Big John'
Leaf description: 28 in. (71 cm) long, 25 in. (64 cm) wide; 17 to 18 pairs of veins; dark green; flat; slightly shiny on top; glaucous bloom underneath; moderately flat; broadly ovate; cordate base
Height: 50 in. (127 cm) plant; 46 to 58 in. (117 cm) scape
Flower: 3 in. (8.12 cm) long; feint veining; tubular