This hybrid of H. 'Sum and Substance' ×
H. 'Elegans' was registered by
Jerry Hadrava of Iowa in 1999 as part of his
Rosedale Series. The giant size mound
grows to about 27 inches in height with a spread of 70 inches.
foliage is moderately corrugated, slightly rippled,
unruly with thick substance. Near white flowers bloom in July.
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "...shows very little resemblance to its pod parent, which
is typical of many 'Sum and Substance' seedling s. It could be
easily mistaken for a green-leaved form of H. '