This is part of the
plants developed by
Syre-Herz of South Carolina. This cultivar was registered in 1987 as an
open-pollinated seedling of
H. ventricosa. It forms a medium size (18 inches high)
mound of medium to dark green foliage and has bright purple
flowers in July. It does not form seed pods.
is a miniature H. ventricosa. Reblooms. Much smaller than H.
'Little Blue' and with a leaf shape very much like that of H. ventricosa."
Hosta Journal, (2006 Vol. 37 No. 2), in an article
about flower characteristics stated that this cultivar has "...a repeat