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fusca var fusca

Small dark violet urn-shaped flowers covered in short brown hairs which can be dense enough to obscure the underlying colour. Green to cream inside. Anthers cream or pale yellow.

Approximate height: 2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): Jun Jul Aug Sep
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Country of origin: China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia and E Russia
Parentage: Species
Other name(s): C fusca

Further detail:

Tepals: 1.5-3cm long, 0.6-1.2 cm wide