Predominant Flower Color: Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2¾" across, frilled lobes, strong purplish pink, with olive brown flecks on dorsal lobe. Dome-shaped truss with 18 flowers. Tends to flower heavily every other year.
Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, somewhat recurved at margin, 5½" long, with white, patchy indumentum, retained 2 years. Broad, rounded plant habit.
Height: 2 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -15°F (
Parentage (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):
Dr. H. C. Dresselhuys x
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Hybridized or Selected by: Swain
Registration Reference: ARS 781