AFS description: ‘Herps
– No 8602 (Waldenmaier 2015) Single. Upright. COROLLA: quarter
flared, round shaped, smooth petal margins; opens & matures rose
(55B), orange base; 18mm (11/16") long x 19mm (3/4") wide. SEPALS
are half up, tips recurved up; light yellowish green (149B) upper
surface; light yellowish green (154C) lower surface; 30mm (1 3/16")
long x 10mm (3/8") wide. TUBE is light pink (38C); medium length &
thick; 15mm (9/16") long x 9mm (5/16") wide. STAMENS extend 10mm
(3/8”) beyond the corolla; pink (49A) filaments; pink (49B) anthers.
PISTIL extends 20mm (3/4”) beyond the corolla; pale pink (49D)
style; light yellow (10D) 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: (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.