The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), says that this plant falls into a
category in the
group and consists of "registered
seedlings that have either 'Elegans' or an 'Elegans' sport (e.g. 'Frances
Halo', etc.) as a parent. All of these have blue-green
foliage and represent the range of 'Elegans' types that can be
This cultivar was registered by
of Savory's Gardens in Minnesota in 1987 as an H. 'Sieboldiana' seedling. It
forms a medium size (19 inches high) mound with slightly rippled, thick substanced foliage. Pale lavender flowers bloom on 37 inch high scapes.
The Hostapedia by
Mark Zilis (2009), "The name 'Edina Heritage' honors Edina, Minnesota,
Robert Savory's hometown."