Beautiful flowers in the spring, 1/2"diameter, dark red to purple, in clusters of 6-10, each on a long peduncle.
The fruit are capsules, about the size of a nickel, covered with the same white hairs as the stems and leaves, opening to show an orange inner layer with black seeds.
Stems are also covered with the white hairs. Buds clustered at the tips.
Misidentification: Not sure, foliage is a key
322 Maple St on the Washington St side of the house.