Photo by: Kenneth Cox
Predominant Flower Color: White, Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Funnel shaped, white, white tinged pink, or pink, sometimes spotted purple. Loose truss holds 4 -12 flowers.
Foliage Description: Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, leathery, 2½" to 4" long, yellowish to brown indumentum, retained 2 to 4 years.
Plant Habit: Broadly upright to spreading
Height: 3 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -15°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Hymenanthes
Sub Section: Taliensia
Geographical Origin: China (W Yunnan, NW Yunnan, SW Sichuan, SE Tibet)