Kiwi Hippo
H. 'Kiwi Hippo'
The leaves emerge in the spring a soft golden-green with an unusually large lavender to purple sheath at their base. These develop into huge strong green leaves, deeply veined.

Alternative: H. hypoleuca
Plant Size
  Giant: 27" x 70"  
Leaf
  15" x 10"; green  
Flower
  Purple  
Parentage
  H. hypoleuca x H. longipes  
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