Photo by: Chris Klapwijk
Predominant Flower Color: Pink, Purple
Flower/Truss Description: Campanulate, ⅓" across, rose or pink, fading to pale pink or light purple, dark purple nectar pouches. Racemes hold 16-30 flowers.
Foliage Description: Leaves broadly elliptic to almost obovate, rounded apex, cuneate or rounded base, 8" to 12" long, white indumentum, very prominent lateral veins.
Plant Habit: Upright shrub, small tree
Height: 7 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Grandia
Geographical Origin: Bhutan