Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower widely funnel-campanulate, wavy edges, 2" across, purplish-red fading to deep purplish-pink throat, short red rays in throat, reverse deep purplish-pink. Ball-shaped trusses of 19 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves obovate, acute apex, cuneate base, 5" long, with heavy brownish-orange felt-like indumentum. New growth is grayish yellow-green. Rounded habit.
Height: 2 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
degronianum ssp yakushimanum x
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridizer: Newcomb, E.
Registration Reference: ARS 881