Year of Introduction: 1873
Flower Type: Semi-Double
Tube Colour: Dark Red
Sepal Colour: Dark Red
Corolla Colour: Dark Violet Purple
Foliage Colour: Green
Hardiness: Half-Hardy (RHS Hardiness Level H2/H3)
Introduced By: James Lye
Details: Deciduous Shrub
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