Year of Introduction: 1852
Habit: Upright Bush
Flower Type: Single
Tube Colour: Scarlet
Sepal Colour: Scarlet
Corolla Colour: Scarlet
Foliage Colour: Dark Bronzy-Purple
Flowering Period: Autumn
Hardiness: Half-Hardy (RHS Hardiness Level H3)
Parentage: F. spectabilis x F. serratifolia
Introduced By: F. Dominy
Details: Autumn Flowering.
A very early hybrid from F. Serratifolia
Can be grown outside during the summer months, generally performs better under glass with winter heating.
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