Common Name: Fred Peste
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: Midseason
Height in feet in 10 years: 2
Hardiness: 0 F (-18 C)
Soil Conditions: Moist well drained acidic soil
Sun Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Sun
Description: The leaves are about 3 1/2" long, with dark olive green and heavy orange-yellow indumentum. It has an upright, stiff-branched plant. The flowers are 3" across, cardinal red, darker in throat and deep red spots. The flowers are held in flat truss of 14 flowers.