Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower funnel-shaped, slightly wavy-edges, about 2" across, very dark red appearing to be almost black. Held in loose truss of 10-12 flowers.
Late Midseason to Late
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves dark green with light white tomentum, bright red stems. Upright, compact grower.
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
sanguineum ssp didymum x
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: de Rothschild
Registration Reference: RHS 58