Supposed to have yellow leaves. Bought it at a Horticultural Society meeting in fall of 2009.
Up, 11 May 2010. Put coffee grounds around it to deter slugs.
from the website hostasdirect.com "Smooth, shiny, greenish-yellow with heavy substance, producing the illusion of a yellow plastic. The leaves are held horizontally. Whitish flowers from August into Sept. This is a hybrid of H. “Sum and Substance’ and H. yingeri.”
from the website jimshostas.com “Small. 12” high by 30" wide with 7" long by 6" wide; shiny, chartreuse to gold foliage. smooth, shiny, producing the illusion of yellow plastic gold foliage."