Year Introduced: 1868
Outstanding, highly recommended. Flowers freely and continuously over a long season, each leaf joint has six to eight flowers. Strong growth, self branching, with careful pinching can be grown to an excellent shape.
Tube: Scarlet with darker stripes.
Sepals: Glossy scarlet above, dull scarlet below, horizontal, recurved tip.
Corolla: Magenta with red bias, matures to violet red, 3/4 to fully flared. Petals are pale red and pink at base with purple edges and scarlet veins.
|RHS AGM||RHS AGM|
|Large (4.5 - 6cm)||#|
|H5 (Min -15°C to -10°C)||#|