Flowers purple-red with creamy-white inside, very scented, produced intermittently from mid summer to early autumn. Foliage oval, mid-green turning yellow before falling in autumn.
Suitable for: Full sun to medium shade on a wide range of soil conditions except extremely dry. Hardy.
Height and Spread in 10 years: 3.5m x 3.5m, Protruding 60cm.
Planting: Soak the rootball before planting. Plant in a hole twice the diameter of the rootball or pot. Mix an organic soil improver and general fertiliser with the infill soil. Plant 40cm away from support.
Care: Will need tying to support. Three years after planting remove one on three shoots to near ground level after flowering, choosing the oldest.