Year of Introduction: 1960
Habit: Upright Bush
Flower Type: Single
Tube Colour: Pale Cerise
Sepal Colour: Pale Cerise
Corolla Colour: Rosy Mauve
Foliage Colour: Yellowish Green with Crimson Veins
Hardiness: Hardy (RHS Hardiness Level H4)
Introduced By: John Russell
Details: Deciduous Shrub
A sport of 'Graf Witte'.
Received the Highly Commended Certificate in the RHS Hardy Trials 1975-78.
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