Predominant Flower Color: Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly campanulate, wavy lobes, 2½" across, vivid reddish pink that fades with age and small-size red blotch. Ball-shaped truss of up to 22 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic to narrowly obovate, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" to 5" long, somewhat rolled down at edges, coriaceous, glossy, deep green, sparse orange-colored indumentum. Leaves retained 3 years. White tomentum when new. Broad growth habit.
Height: 3 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 0°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
Noyo Chief x
degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada'
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridizer: Smith, C.
Registration Reference: ARS 781