A sport of H. 'Abiqua Recluse' and has gold leaves w/blue-green margin. The variegation intensifies as the season progresses and the substance is super. Lavender flowers. Formerly known as 'Abiqua Paradigm', this 'Abiqua Recluse' sport has beautiful gold leaves edged in blue-green. Thick, chartreuse-green turning yellow widely margined dark green jetting to midrib, satiny, intensely corrugated and puckered; edge slightly rippled, folded to cupped, heart shaped. Enjoys some morning sun. The variegation pattern intensifies later in the spring.