Common Name: Black Satin
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Early-Midseason
Height in feet in 10 years: 3
Hardiness: -20 F (-29 C)
Soil Conditions: Moist well drained acidic soil
Sun Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Sun
Description: The leaves are oblong, aromatic, about 1 1/2" long, and turn from light green to rusty green with age and have a wide, upright habit. The flowers are tubular and funnel-shaped with wavy-lobes, 1 1/2" across. They have a light violet-purple color with a coral colored throat and held in ball-shaped trusses of about 10 flowers.