Predominant Flower Color: Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Flowers widely funnel-shaped, single, 1½" to 2" across x about ¾" long, with 5 smooth-edged lobes; vivid reddish orange to strong yellowish pink, slightly fragrant. Terminal truss holds 2-3 flowers.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves elliptic, flat, acuminate, cuneate, 4" to 4¾" long with scaly indumentum; mahogany color in autumn, retained 15 months. Broadly upright habit.
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -15°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink' x
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Hybridized or Selected by: Mehlquist
Registration Reference: ARS 892