This new hybrid from Singing Tree Gardens is a very early bloomer, opening in late February or early March here. The flowers are light pink with a light yellow throat and red spotting. There are rich red nectary pouches, adding to the interest. The foliage is dark-green and shiny, holding from 2-3 years. The Parent Nancy Evans give yellow and the red nectary pouches, while the other parent Lynette is out of R. irroratum, giving the excellent foliage and early blooming.
Rare Variety – This variety is difficult to find anywhere due to these reasons
· Hard to propagate – many cultivars do not root easily from cuttings, but at a reduced rate thus making the plant rare.
· Hard to find – these cultivars are hard to find in the first place, probably because they are hard to root from cuttings
Singing Tree Gardens Originals – All cultivars created uniquely by Singing Tree Gardens are deemed ‘rare’. Singing Tree Gardens is the ‘Exclusive Distributor in the USA’ of this variety.