AFS description: ‘Herps
Basluit’ – No
8029 (Waldenmaier 2012) Single. Upright. COROLLA:
quarter flared, smooth petal margins, bell shape; opens &
matures red orange (40A); 14mm (9/16”) long x 12mm (7/16”) wide.
SEPALS are full down, tips recurved; dark orange (30A) tipped green
upper surface; light orange (28C) lower surface; 15mm (9/16") long x
8mm (5/16") wide. TUBE is dark orange (33A); long, medium thickness;
72mm (2 7/8") long x 7mm (1/4") wide. STAMENS extend 2mm (1/16”)
beyond the corolla; pale orange (29C) filaments; yellow (10B)
anthers. PISTIL extends 10mm (3/8”) beyond the corolla; orange (31B)
style; yellow (10B) stigma. BUD is globular. FOLIAGE is dark green
(137A) upper surface; medium green (138A) lower surface. Leaves are
130mm (5 3/16") long x 65mm (2 9/16") wide, ovate shaped, serrate
edges, acute tips, rounded bases. Veins, stems & branches are green.
PARENTAGE: [F. magdalenae x F. apetala (hexaploid)] x F.
fulgens Gesneriana (tetraploid). Tall upright. Makes good
upright. Heat tolerant if shaded. Best bloom & foliage color in
bright light. Tested 5 years in Herpen, The Netherlands. Fuchsia
Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by very long-tubed flower;
flowers in racemes.