Hosta 'Diana Remembered'


Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hosta (HOSS-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Diana Remembered
Hybridized by Kulpa
Registered or introduced: 1997
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Plant Size (check one):

Medium (leaf 25-81 square inches; plant 10-18 tall)


18-24 in. (45-60 cm)


USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Full Shade

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Growing Habit:


Growth Rate:


Leaf Shape:

Broadly Ovate

Leaf Appearance:


Degree to which the appearance is present:


Leaf Texture (top):

Slightly Shiny

Leaf Texture (bottom):


Leaf Substance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Color:

Slightly Blue-Green

Color of Leaf Margin:

Creamy White

Pure White

Number of Vein Pairs:

9 to 11

Appearance of Margin:

Slightly Rippled

Margin Width:

1" - 1 1/2"

Bloom Time:


Flower Shape:


Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Does it set seed?:

Yes; seed is viable

Bloom Color:

Near White

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Mentone, Alabama

Marietta, Georgia

Machesney Park, Illinois

Louisville, Kentucky

Cape May Court House, New Jersey

South Plainfield, New Jersey

Kings Park, New York

Southold, New York

Pittsboro, North Carolina

Belfield, North Dakota

Glouster, Ohio

Ottawa, Ontario

Bend, Oregon

Flint, Texas

Kalama, Washington

Vancouver, Washington

Marion, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:


On Jul 8, 2014, sladeofsky from Louisville, KY (Zone 6b) wrote:

A wonderful variegated Hosta with large fragrant flowers. One of my all-time favorites!


On Aug 12, 2004, ViolaAnn from Ottawa, ON (Zone 5a) wrote:

New to me this year, I love the foliage and it has grown considerably in the first year. I anxiously await what I understand is a large fragrant bloom. It grows well in Canada (Ottawa).

Edited to say that now, in 2007, the bloom is so prolific that it smells good just to walk by.


On Aug 8, 2003, starshine from Bend, OR (Zone 6a) wrote:

The flower on this hosta has a shimmering white with a silver edge. It is shaped similar to a lily but is much smaller. The plant is called "Diana Remembered" because it was one of the plants that Princess Diana enjoyed.


On Jan 26, 2003, jody from MD &, VA (Zone 7b) wrote:

Flower scapes 20"-25". Kulpa 1997.