Pot Size: 10 litre
Description: From seed collected from a selected form of this species, for the large sterile sepals which fringed the dense wide cymes of fertile purple to pink flowers. Growing high in the mountains near Tayuling a small village on the fringe of Taroko in the north-east of Taiwan in 2003. Where this specimen formed a multi stemmed shrub to 3m clothed with large softly hairy leaves on red petioles with the impressive terminal broad cymes of flowers. Easily grown in any type of fertile drained soil with some good moisture retention, in sun or part shade, sited out of strong winds.
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Crûg Farm Plants, Griffith's Crossing, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 1TU.
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