Year of Introduction: 1899
Flower Type: Single
Tube Colour: Reddish Scarlet
Sepal Colour: Reddish Scarlet
Corolla Colour: Violet
Foliage Colour: Green
Hardiness: Hardy (RHS Hardiness Level H4)
Introduced By: Victor Lemoine
Details: Deciduous Shrub, Sometimes know as 'Dr. Foster'.
Ideal for pots and containers.
Dead head (remove old flowers) regularly and feed once a week in flowering season with a high potash (tomato) feed to encourage a better & longer flowering season.
Water regularly allow compost to dry before watering again, do not leave your plants standing in water