Year Introduced: 1899
A classic. Very free flowering, upright and bushy, reliably giving a wonderful display all season. Recommended.
Tube: Scarlet, glossy, slender and short.
Sepals: Scarlet, glossy on top, short and broad, held 1/2 down with slight recurve.
Corolla: Violet-purple fading to rose-red at base, 1/4 flared.
Foliage: Dark green, finely serrated leaves.
|RHS AGM||RHS AGM|
|Other Awards||RHS FCC Hardy Trials Wisley 1965|
|Large (4.5 - 6cm)||#|
|H6 (Min -20°C to -15°C)||#|