Photo by: Kenneth Cox
Predominant Flower Color: White, Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Oblique-campanulate, cream, pale yellow to pink, purple nectar pouches. Truss holds 15-25 flowers.
Early to Early Midseason
Foliage Description: Leaves elliptic to oblanceolate, up to 18" long, silvery compacted indumentum.
Plant Habit: Loosely branched tree
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 15°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Grandia
Geographical Origin: Nepal, India (Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh), Bhutan, China (S Tibet)