Year of Introduction:
Habit: Bush with arching branches and small ovate leaves, long and slender flowers
Flower Type: Single
Tube Colour: Crimson
Sepal Colour: Crimson
Corolla Colour: Violet-Purple
Foliage Colour: Green
Hardiness: Hardy (RHS Hardiness Level H4)
Details: Deciduous Shrub
Received the RHS Highly Commended Certificate at the Wisley Hardy Trials of 1929.
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