A sport of H. 'Dorothy',
this cultivar was registered by
Dr. Ralph (Herb) Benedict of Michigan in 1987. It forms a medium size (18
inches high) mound and has light purple
flowers with darker streaks in the petals borne in August. The
foliage is slightly corrugated with average substance. Light
purple flowers open from late July into mid-August.
The Hostapedia by
Mark Zilis (2009), "Unfortunately, I've seen specimens in several
collections contaminated with
Hosta Virus X, typified by a dark green color bleeding down
the veins. Such plants should be destroyed."