|Originator(s)||D. Lohman/Mark Zilis 1999|
|Origin||rupifraga x 'Shining Tot'|
|Size category||small - medium|
|Plant height x width||30x86 cm (12x34 in.)|
|Leaf length x width||18x10 cm (7x4 in.)|
|Leaf color||dark green|
|Leaf||shiny, very wavy edge|
|Scape height||50 cm (20 in.)|
|Info||Dark green, very shiny leaves. Purple flowers on BRIGHT RED scapes.|
Shiny dark green leaves with substance; flowers bluish-purple, scapes reddish.
This is a small hybrid from Mark Zillis, a cross between H. rupifraga and 'Shining Tot'.
Intermediate between both parents: low and blooms like 'Shining Tot', the scape is red like rupifraga. The foliage is dark green and very shiny, about 4-5" long and 1½-2" wide, lance-shaped with a long point. Purple flowers on showy, bright red scapes.
Bright red flower stems. Pod sterile, might be pollen fertile.
According to Mark Zilis it was hybridized in 1987, introduced in 1995 and registered in 1999.
Glossy olive-green; thick, widely lanceolate, pointed leaves; purple-red petioles, scapes. Purple-striped lavender flowers.
|Sports||'Raspberries and Cream' sport/gy|
'Raspberry Meringue' sport/yg
'Raspberry Truffles' sport/os
'Missouri River' = PP x 'Riptide'
'Raspatini' = PP x 'Shining Tot'
'Ruby' = "seedling" x PP
'Strawberry Yogurt' = PP x 'Shining Tot'