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Rosecroft Beauty
Currently Unavailable
Hybridiser: Eden, (UK)
Year Introduced: 1969
Height 45cm
Spread 42cm


This is a variegated sport of the well known semi double 'Snowcap', the flowers are identical. Even more compact in growth, and, as is common with many variegated plants, noticeably slower growing.

Tube: Fairly short, red.

Sepals: Red, fairly broad, held 1/2 up.

Corolla: White, with traces of dark pink veins at the base of the petals, 3/4 flared.

Foliage: Small, neat leaves, beautifully marked and flushed in creamy yellow and rosy pink on a greyish green base.

Parentage: Sport of Snowcap

NKvF 2344

Flower Size
Small (1.5 - 3cm) #
Flower Type
Semi Double #
Compact Bush #
H4 (Min -10°C to -5°C) #
Variegated Foliage #