Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, 4" across, strong purplish-red, with two deep purplish red flares and paler, browner peripheral spotting on dorsal lobe. Ball-shaped truss holds 20 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 4½" to 6" long, moderate olive green, retained 2 years. Upright habit.
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
Pygmalion x haematodes x Wellfleet, exact combination unknown
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Dexter
Registration Reference: ARS 801