Predominant Flower Color: Purple
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, slightly wavy lobes, about 2" across, interior deep reddish-purple edge, center light purple, dark blackish-red blotch, exterior purple tinged reddish-purple. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 14-16 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves narrowly lanceolate, acute apex, cuneate-rounded base, 4¾" to 6" long, glossy, medium green. Upright habit.
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -10°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
Arthur Bedford x
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridizer: Hachmann, Hans
Registration Reference: RHS 89