Rich violet-blue flowers are just a tad more blue than the other R. augustinii hybrids, making this one in demand by purple flower lovers. The plants stays compact, and will have attractive, shiny-green leaves in spring and summer, and go to bronze in the winter. From the Weston Nursery, and is a 1981 cross of R. 'Starry Night' x R. 'Waltham'. Blue Baron is one of our most requested plants. No matter how many we grow, we can't seem to keep them in stock! Sign up to be notified of our next crop if this one is on your list and don't dally when you get that email!