Predominant Flower Color: Purple
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, 3" across, wavy lobes, vivid violet-purple shading to purplish-red in the center with a prominent black flare on upper lobes. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 19.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic, flat, 4½" long, wavy margins, acute apex, cuneate base, 4½" long, leaves retained 2 years. Dense, spreading growth habit.
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -10°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
Melanie Shaw x Brenda Lee
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Leonard
Registration Reference: ARS 892