Year Introduced: 1975
Difficult to ignore, indeed there is "about as much chance as a one-armed blind man in a dark room trying to shove a pound of melted butter into a wild cat's left ear with a red-hot needle".
Maybe not for you if you are dismayed by loud colours, celluloid cuffs & a shoddily pressed trouser crease.
Tube: Bold red, short.
Sepals: Bold red, held slightly up with slight reflex.
Corolla: Persian rose with great splashes of rich violet mainly towards the lower 1/2 of the petals, 1/2 flared when mature.
Foliage: Mid green.
|Large (4.5 - 6cm)||#|
|H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C)||#|