Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 4" across, vivid red with a star-shaped eye almost black at edges and lighter in center, reverse has red radial lines near center of lobes. Ball-shaped trusses of 9-10 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves narrowly elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 6" long, bullate, yellowish-green with tan hairs below and above when new. Leaves retained for 2 years.
Height: 7 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 0°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
(Loderi King George x Earl of Athlone)
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Smith, B.
Registration Reference: ARS 932