Giant, solid gold leaves have a thick substance. As the foliage matures they have a nice puckering and wavy edge to the leaf. Leaves turn a lighter gold color with the summer sun. Lavender flowers appear above the vase-shaped clumps in midsummer. Hostas adapt well to varying conditions but grow best in moist soil. Their foliage provides wonderful color and texture to the garden! Mature plant size is 30" tall by 36" wide, flowers to 36".