a vivid deep red (RHS 53C) suffusing lighter purple tinted pink in the centre (RHS 73C). Petals are minutely jagged along their margins. Tube is a pink tinted white (possible temperature sensitivity). Stamens are light purple tinted pink (RHS 73D). Style is magenta with a lighter magenta stigma (RHS N74A). Flowers show some reflex with maturity. Pollinated ovaries ripen a brilliant purple red (Patent description stated: ridged with 3 sides, but this was not evident in the patent pictures which showed normal oval truncata type pods). This striking cultivar is a midseason bloomer. Buds are a bright purple pink with blunt rounded tips.
growth habit is semi-erect. Phylloclades are deeply notched with large dentitions averaging 2-3 per marginal edge to the apex. Apex dentitions are the larger. Phylloclades exhibit some curvature when dissected across the centre.