Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Tubular-campanulate, crimson to scarlet with darker nectar pouches. Truss holds 10-15 flowers.
Early to Early Midseason
Foliage Description: Leaves oblong-obovate to elliptic, arranged in whorls around the branch tips, 2" to 5" long, glossy, dark green, retained 1-2 years.
Plant Habit: Upright shrub or small tree.
Height: 6 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Barbata
Geographical Origin: Bhutan, India (W Arunachal Pradesh)