A medium sized shrub with upright stems which are slightly woody and which carry fresh grey green oval leaves. From spring through to late autumn this plant produces unusual blooms in shades of apricot to burnt red coloured tubular flowers. Thrives in moist, well drained soil in full sun to part shade. Ideal for perennial borders, cottage gardens and pots. Prune hard in winter after flowering to maintain compact growth. Grows to 1m.