Danny van Eechaute of
Belgium registered this fast growing, small size (7 inches high by 10
inches wide) sport of H. 'Golden Needles' in 2013. It has green leaves with gold streaked variegation and
thick substance. The foliage is broadly ovate, lightly wavy and
dull on top. It bears deep purple, tubular flowers with white
stripes that bloom from July into August.
There is also
a cultivar named H. 'Needle