‘Roter Oktober’

Crimson flowers, IX–XI; dark green foliage; upright; height 31–45cm; spread 31–45cm.

Selected from seedlings produced by cross-pollinating ‘Darkness‘ and ‘Beoley Crimson‘; raised in Germany by D. Scholjegerdes (Aschhangerfeld, Germany) before 1987; introduced by Scholjegerdes about 1987. Listed by Heinz Schlangen (Westermoorstr. 33, 26683 Saterland/Scharrel, Germany).

Name alludes to the flower colour and month of flowering.