Photo by: Kenneth Cox
Predominant Flower Color: White
Flower/Truss Description: Widely campanulate, white sometimes tinged pink, sometimes fragrant. Truss holds 3-6 flowers.
Fragrant: Yes sometimes
Foliage Description: Leaves oblong elliptic to oblong ovate, up to 12" long, glabrous.
Plant Habit: Often sparse shrub or small tree
Height: 6 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 15°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Fortunea
Geographical Origin: E Nepal, India (Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh), Bhutan