Photo by: Garth Wedemire
Predominant Flower Color: White, Pink, Red
Flower/Truss Description: Tubular campanulate, usually pink to carmine, but also white or red, fleshy.
Early to Early Midseason
Foliage Description: Leaves ovate to elliptic, up to 4½" long, cinnamon indumentum.
Plant Habit: Single or multi-trunked tree
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Arborea
Geographical Origin: Nepal, Bhutan, India (Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh), China (S Tibet)