AFS description: ‘Herps
Aquarel’ – No
8235 (Waldenmaier 2013) Double. Upright/Trailer. COROLLA:
three quarter flared, bell shape, smooth petal margins; opens
violet (85C); matures light violet (84C); 28mm (1 1/8”) long x 30mm
(1 3/16”) wide. SEPALS are horizontal, tips recurved; light pink
(62C) upper surface; light rose (73B) lower surface; 35mm (1 3/8")
long x 14mm (9/16") wide. TUBE is light pink (36B); medium length &
thickness; 12mm (7/16") long x 7mm (1/4”) wide. STAMENS extend 10mm
(3/8”) beyond the corolla; magenta (68A) filaments; grayish orange
(179B) anthers. PISTIL extends 30mm (1 3/16”) beyond the corolla;
light pink (62C) style; yellowish white (158A) stigma. BUD is
globular. FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) upper surface; medium green
(138A) lower surface. Leaves are 55mm (2 3/16") long x 30mm (1
3/16") wide, ovate shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, rounded bases.
Veins, stems & branches are green. PARENTAGE: ‘La Campanella’ x
‘Huet’s Hyacint. Lax upright or stiff trailer. Makes good basket or
standard. Prefers overhead filtered light. Best bloom & foliage
color in bright light. Tested 3 years in Herpen, The Netherlands.
Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by flower color
with different violet gradations.