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barbellata

Nodding, bell-shaped, purple or brownish-violet flowers. A species form from the Western Himalayas first recorded in 1851.

Approximate height: 2.0 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
USDA zones: 4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning: No pruning (Group 1)
Country of origin: Nepal
Parentage: Species
Other name(s): nepalensis

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 7cm
Tepals: 4, 2-3.5cm long, 1.2-2cm wide, lanceolate, pointed, slightly recurved tips
Leaves: ternate