Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2½" across, strong red with dark garnet blotch. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 13-15 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, acute with apiculus, cuneate base, 5½" long, flat, dark green, retained 2 years. Rounded, well-branched shrub.
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -10°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
thomsonii ssp thomsonii
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Knippenberg
Registration Reference: ARS 842