The first bloom of the season. Variety unknown. Color in this image is accurate.
Navy Chant: (Walter Luihn, R. 1981). Sdlg. 77-39. TB, 36" (91 cm), E-M. Lightly ruffled velvety aconite violet (HCC 937) with slight reddish sheen; self beard. 'Dusky Dancer' X 'His Lordship'. Luihn 1982.