Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower tubular-campanulate, 2½" across, waxy, dark crimson red with sparse maroon spotting. Held in ball-shaped truss with about 14 flowers.
Early to Early Midseason
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic, about 6" long, dull, dark green with silver-brown indumentum. Vigorous, dense, upright growth habit. Tolerant of heat.
Height: 6 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridizer: de Rothschild
Registration Reference: RHS 58