Predominant Flower Color: Orange, Red, Yellow
Flower/Truss Description: Funnel shaped, shades of orange, scarlet and yellow. Sometimes slightly scented. Inflorescence 5-9 flowered.
Fragrant: Yes sometimes
Late Midseason to Late
Foliage Description: Leaves ovate or obovate to elliptic, up to 3½" long, deciduous.
Plant Habit: Upright spreading shrub or small tree
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -20°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Pentanthera
Sub Section: Pentanthera
Geographical Origin: E N America (Pennsylvania to N Georgia)