Predominant Flower Color: Lavender, Purple
Flower/Truss Description: Funnel campanulate, 1" to 2" across, lavender to deep purple or magenta, rarely white. Inflorescence 1-2 flowered.
Early Midseason to Late Midseason
Foliage Description: Leaves rhombic-ovate to lanceolate, up to 2½" long, in whorls at branch tips, deciduous.
Plant Habit: Broadly upright shrub or tree
Height: 3 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -10°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Tsutsusi
Geographical Origin: Japan (S Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu)