Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Flower funnel-shaped, slightly wavy edges, 2" across, vivid red, edged strong red, with faint red spotting. Lax, flatted ball truss of 5-10 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves 2½" to 3½" long. rounded, dull, dark green. Dense, compact habit. May become leggy with age.
Height: 3 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
Essex Scarlet x
forrestii ssp forrestii 'Repens'
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Hobbie
Registration Reference: RHS 58