cultivar is a sport of
H. longissima from Japan. It has green foliage
with a yellow marginal variegation. The plant forms a small size
(6 inches high by 9 inches wide) mound
with narrow foliage which has a shiny on top and bottom. Its leaves
are narrowly elliptic (strap shaped), smooth textured without waves. Flowers are medium purple in color with
purple anthers and are borne from mid-September to October.