Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower widely funnel-campanulate, wavy lobes, 2½" across, strong red with moderate red spotting. Prominent calyx. Held in ball-shaped trusses of about 15 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, 4" long, dark green with heavy dark yellow to moderate orange-yellow indumentum and silver tomentum when new, retained 3 years. Dense, compact growth habit.
Height: 3 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
(Grosclaude x Britannia) x
degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada'
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Elliott
Registration Reference: ARS 821