Pauline Banyai of Michigan registered this
open-pollinated seedling in 1986. The semi upright,
giant size mound grows
to about 30 inches in height and 6 feet in width. The foliage is
deeply lobed at the base, has slightly rippled margins and has
twisted tips. It bears very pale lavender flowers in July.
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "...has many of the
characteristics of H. montana, though it lacks its prominent
Similar cultivars include H. 'Fortunei Gigantea'.