Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower widely funnel-campanulate, of heavy substance, 2½" across, vivid red. No markings. Held in flat trusses of 8-10.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, slightly bullate, olive green with orange-brown indumentum, heavy on under midrib and primary veins, leaves retained 2 years. New growth is reddish-brown. Rounded habit.
Height: 2 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
strigillosum x Elizabeth
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Childers
Registration Reference: ARS 771