Year Introduced: 1896
A superb red and purple hardy from a great hybridizer, sourced in response to customer demand. Self branching, vigorous and easy to grow. Inexplicably hard to find in the UK.
Tube: Deep cerise, fairly short, rounded.
Sepals: Deep cerise, 1/2 up, broad, thick and glossy.
Corolla: Rich purple, paler base, red veins. long smooth petals, 1/4 flared.
|Large (4.5 - 6cm)||#|
|H4 (Min -10°C to -5°C)||#|