Predominant Flower Color: White
Flower/Truss Description: Funnel-campanulate, white, sometimes pink, spotted purple. Ball-shaped truss holds 10-20 flowers.
Foliage Description: Leaves narrowly obovate to elliptic, up to 4½" long, upper surface shiny, lower surface with reddish-brown indumentum.
Plant Habit: Compact shrub to upright, straggly small tree
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Taliensia
Geographical Origin: China (SW Sichuan, NW Yunnan)