Photo by: Hans Eiberg
Predominant Flower Color: White
Flower/Truss Description: Funnel campanulate, white with crimson spots, often flushed rose. Inflorescence 10-20 flowered.
Foliage Description: Leaves oblong to oblanceolate, 2" to 7" long, matte green, discontinuous upper indumentum layer, brown or dark red, retained 2-3 years.
Plant Habit: Compact shrub or small tree.
Height: 7 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 0°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Taliensia
Geographical Origin: China (SE Tibet, W Yunnan, NW Yunnan, Sichuan)