yakushimanum x Purple Splendour
(so yakushimanum, ponticum, fortunei, and
AM 1977, AGM 1993
1.5m by 2.5m
10 year height/spread: 1m/1.5m
Flowers: compact trusses of about 18 flowers with
frilled edges opening lavender pink fading to
Good 'yak' growth habit. Leaves similar to
yakushimanum but with no indumentum.
Distinctively different in fower.
Recognise by: 'Yal' leaves without indumentum;
flower colour. Hard to identify out of flower.
Very free flowering and very hardy.