Predominant Flower Color: Purple
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 1½" across, strong reddish-purple. Held in trusses of 10-15 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic, flat to convex, obtuse apex, cuneate base, 1¼" to 2"long, rusty colored indumentum, bronze/mahogany from November to April. Dense growth habit.
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -25°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
minus var minus Carolinianum Group x
dauricum Sempervirens Group
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Hybridized or Selected by: Mezitt
Registration Reference: ARS 874