Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower broadly campanulate, 2½" across, clear rose red. Held in ball-shaped truss of 16 flowers.
Early Midseason to Midseason
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic, up to 7" long, glossy, slightly bullate, dark green, sparse fawn indumentum, retained 2 years. New growth is bronze. Vigorous grower to 10 ft. in time.
Height: 6 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
arboreum ssp. nilagiricum? x
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Reuthe
Registration Reference: ARS 654