Predominant Flower Color: Yellow
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 3½" across, brilliant yellow, narrowly striped light orange-yellow. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 12 flowers. Takes 4-5 years to flower.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic, obtuse apex with apiculate, cuneate to sub-cordate base, 2½" to 3¾" long, blue-green cast with yellow midribs and red stems, retained 3 years. Rounded, well-branched plant. Prefers partial shade.
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
Hotei x Crest
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Whitney
Registration Reference: ARS 752