Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, single, 3.5"-4" across, wavy-edged, inside strong purplish red with darker spotting on dorsal lobe and upper wings, outside strong purplish red.
Both Early and Very Late
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic, flat, cuneate base, acute apex, 2.25"-2.75" long, dull, moderate olive green above; with hairs on both surfaces, white at first, becoming dark grayish reddish brown and less numerous with age. Dense plant habit.
Deciduous or Evergreen:
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
x oldhamii 'Fourth of July'
Hybridized or Selected by: Lee
Registration Reference: ARS 981