Photo by: Kenneth Cox
Predominant Flower Color: Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Openly campanulate, pink to rose, crimson blotch. Lax truss holds 6-12 flowers.
Foliage Description: Leaves oblong to oblong oblanceolate, up to 4½" long, under surface with shaggy hairs on midrib.
Plant Habit: Shrub or small tree, compact when young
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -10°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Maculifera
Geographical Origin: China (Sichuan, Guizhou, Hubei)