Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Tubular campanulate, deep blackish red, prominent calyx. Inflorescence 3-6 flowered.
Early Midseason to Midseason
Foliage Description: Leaves elliptic to obovate, up to 3" long, thin, compacted silvery to gray indumentum.
Plant Habit: Rounded low shrub, sometimes leggy in shade
Height: 3 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 0°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Neriiflora
Geographical Origin: China (NW Yunnan, SE Tibet)