Predominant Flower Color: Purple, White
Flower/Truss Description: Funnel campanulate, lilac-purple to pinkish, sometimes white.
Foliage Description: Leaves elliptic to obovate, up to 5" long, glabrous.
Plant Habit: Large rounded shrub
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -25°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Pontica
Geographical Origin: E N America (Mountains N Carolina and Virginia)