Herps Fruithof

Zaailing B09-84 F. splendens (tetraploid)  
Zaailing B99-814 (tetraploid) F. fulgens gesneriana
F. fulgens gesneriana
Torville and Dean    

 Bijzonderheden: Grote helder van kleur zijnde groene kelkbladen.

AFS description:  ‘Herps Fruithof’ – No 8601 (Waldenmaier 2015) Single. Upright. COROLLA: quarter flared, round shaped, smooth petal margins; opens & matures dark rose (67C); 22mm (7/8") long x 21mm (13/16") wide. SEPALS are half up, tips recurved up; pale yellowish green (149D) upper surface; light yellowish green (154C) lower surface; 30mm (1 3/16") long x 10mm (3/8") wide. TUBE is red (46C); short & thick; 10mm (3/8") long x 9mm (5/16") wide. STAMENS extend 5mm (3/16”) beyond the corolla; pink (62B) filaments; dark rose (64C) anthers. PISTIL extends 15mm (9/16”) beyond the corolla; pale pink (62D) style; light yellow (8C) stigma. BUD is elongated. FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) upper surface; medium green (138A) lower surface. Leaves are 65mm (2 9/16") long x 35mm (1 3/8") wide, ovate shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, rounded bases. Veins, stems & branches are green. PARENTAGE: (F. splendens tetraploid x F. fulgens Gesneriana tetraploid) x ‘Torville and Dean’. 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 flower color.