Photo by: Hans Eiberg
Predominant Flower Color: White, Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Tubular campanulate, white, cream, yellow, pink or red, often flushed a different color on edges or reverse, sometimes spotted. Lax truss holds 3-7 flowers.
Very Early to Early
Foliage Description: Leaves obovate to elliptic, up to 4¾" long; thin, sometimes persistent indumentum.
Plant Habit: Thin-branched, upright small shrub
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Thomsonia
Geographical Origin: NE Burma, China (SE Tibet, NW Yunnan)