cultivar is a small size (7 inches high by 12 inches
wide) seedling of H. sieboldii 'Alba'
Hermann Müssel and
Heinz Klose of
Staudengärtnerei Klose in Germany. It was registered on their behalf by
Peter Ruh of Ohio in
2009. Its leaves are
light green in
color, broadly ovate, flat and dull on top. The white flowers are
References to this
cultivar have appeared incorrectly as 'Freishing' and 'Freisling'.
Also, it is sometimes described as a 'Fortunei' type
plant although there is some disagreement about this
since it is said to have come from an
plant. This plant is also said to be a sibling of H. 'Weihenstephan'.
According to an article
at the Gesellschaft der Staudenfreunde website, this
cultivar was originated in 1970 by Hermann Müssel, named
by Heinz Klose in 1977 and registered by Peter Ruh in
is a town in Bavaria, Germany.