This specimen comes from the United States where it was trademarked Ruby Lace’ in 1986 by Monrovia Nursery in California. They obtained it from Nurserymen’s Exchange, a wholesale nursery in Monterey, California. No further information is available on the history of this form. It is medium-sized and erect, growing to an average height of between 1.01.30 m by 0.51.0 m wide. The flowers are dark reddish pink, tubular (17 mm long) and arranged in whorls.