Shrub to about 1.5 m tall. Branchlets purplish. Leaves purplish at first and with purplish margins, 7–11 cm long, 2–4 cm wide, elliptic, dark green above. Flower clusters to about 10 cm long. Flowers violet.
A presumed hybrid of H. speciosa originating in France.
Created by: Rob Cross
Updated by: Rob Cross, February 2018