‘Herps Expo’ –
No 8799 (Waldenmaier 2018) Single.
Upright. COROLLA: quarter flare, round shape, smooth petal margins;
opens dark reddish purple (70A); matures dark rose (67C); 15mm (9/16")
long x 18mm (11/16") wide. SEPALS are horizontal, tips recurved; light
pink (62C) upper surface; pink (62A) lower surface; 22mm (7/8") long x
11mm (7/16”) wide. TUBE is pale pink (62D); short, thick; 10mm (3/8")
long x 10mm (3/8") wide. STAMENS extend 10mm (3/8”) beyond the corolla;
light reddish purple (73A) filaments; light rose (73B) anthers. PISTIL
extends 25mm (1”) beyond the corolla; light rose (73C) style; light
yellow (2C) stigma. BUD is bulbous. FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) upper
surface; medium green (138A) lower surface. Leaves are 60mm (2 3/8")
long x 40mm (1 9/16") wide, cordate shaped, wavy edges, acute tips,
rounded bases. Veins, stems & branches are green. PARENTAGE: ‘Herps Saar’
x ‘Prince Syray’. Medium upright. Makes good upright. Prefers
overhead filtered light. Best bloom & foliage color in bright light.
Tested 3 years in Herpen, The Netherlands.
Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by continuous
flowering with horizontal flowers.