Growth Habit: large (6 x 6 feet)
USDA Zone: 6
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Primary Color: pink
Bloom Time: very early-season
Comments: Our group of plants are from seed collected on an expedition to Sichuan, China 5 years ago. Wide, bell-shaped flowers can reach 3-inches and are rose-pink, pale lilac or rose-lilac and are held in trusses of 8-12. Long, dark, matte green leaves can reach 12 inches. Forms an open, upright tree-like shrub.
Plant Size: 9-12 inch (check comments)