Common Name: Kokardia
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Late Midseason
Height in feet in 10 years: 5
Hardiness: -10 F (-23 C)
Soil Conditions: Moist well drained acidic soil
Sun Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Description: The leaves are elliptic, 3 1/2" to 4 1/3" long, hairy, dark green, with slight indumentum. It is a compact, rounded shrub. The flowers are about 2 3/8" across, deep purplish-pink marked deep purplish-red and a dark red blotch. Itís ball-shaped trusses hold 12-17 flowers.