Predominant Flower Color: Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Tubular funnel-shaped, pale to deep pink, rarely white, tube often deeper colored than the lobes, fragrant. Inflorescence 6-19 flowered.
Foliage Description: Leaves ovate or obovate to elliptic, up to 3½" long, deciduous.
Plant Habit: Tall shrub or small tree
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Pentanthera
Sub Section: Pentanthera
Geographical Origin: E N America (Coastal Plain N Carolina to Florida to Texas)