Possibly the largest flowered hybrid, blooms 20cm diameter or more in September/October.
Semi-double, variable mauve-pink ruffled petals. The flowers vary. Some will be pale pink, flushed cream and yellow, while others will be peach or mauve-pink. Free flowering.
Deciduous shrub approx. 1m x 1m with bright green divided leaves, new growth is flushed red.
Morning sun, afternoon sun or full sun.
Free-draining, very rich well composted and manured soil with 1-2 cups of garden lime added at planting.
They love an alkaline soil and are easy to grow.