Predominant Flower Color: Purple
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, slightly wavy lobed, 3" across, strong purple with many greenish-yellow spots on dorsal lobes. Held in ball-shaped truss with 12 - 15 blooms.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic to ovate, acute apex, cuneate-rounded base, slightly recurved margins, about 5" long, mid green, reddish-brown stems. Broad, upright grower.
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -15°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
Catawbiense Grandiflorum x
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Hachmann, Hans
Registration Reference: RHS 89