Syn.. Glory of Aalsmeer. It is named after the 19th century German poet.
With bright pink flowers on alkaline soils and a dull mauve on acid soil. The sepals open dish-shaped but then flatten out. In the autumn the flowers turn a good shade of re tinged with green.
Gardens found in 28 pre 2000 surveys DA LHS WAK WIN EBG KEW TR WS RW ABG ABJ WAA MS
Gardens UK 2010: DA LHS EBG HIL ESVNANJCR AW
UK Plant Finder 2012 = 4 nurseries