This cultivar is a
non-registered seedling selection from
the garden of
Dr. Ralph (Herb) Benedict of Michigan. It
grows into a medium size plant about 18 inches in height
with a spread of around 43 inches. The foliage is dark
green, shiny and have a thick bloom on the bottom. Pale
purple flowers bloom in August.
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "...shows an affinity to
H. hypoleuca, being
close to it in both foliage and flower."