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'Akane no tsubo'
Photo © 2008 Mikiyoshi Chikuma
Small, nodding, urn-shaped, glossy reddish-purple flowers. Filaments pale green; anthers creamy-yellow. Fruit heads persistent. The name means 'red urn'.
? Viorna group Approximate height:
2.5 - 3.0 metres Flowering period(s):
Apr May Jun Jul Aug Pruning:
Hard prune (Group 3) Raised by:
Kazushige Ozawa Country of origin:
Japan Date raised:
fs1996 ni2007 Parentage:
Unknown (chance seedling)
Flower diameter: 3cm
Tepals: 4; 4cm long, 1.5cm wide, thick and fleshy, long-pointed, tips recurved, margins hairy, touching towards base