McM&H described the flower as spinel red, RHS 54A with a darker edge and white center. Small well-shaped flower. The 1977 Wisely Trials described the flower as red RHS 50B lightly flushed red RHS 50A changing to white at the center of the base. Flower length is 6.4 cm., diameter about 3.2 cm.
growth habit is vigorous, semi-erect, spreading becoming pendant. Light dull green phylloclades are 5 cm. - 5.7 cm. in length and slightly toothed.