Herps Unster

Zaailing B09-84 F. splendens (tetraploid)  
Zaailing B99-814 (tetraploid) F. fulgens gesneriana
F. fulgens gesneriana
La Campanella    

Bloem: enkel. Bloembuis:  kleur: roze (362A6B); afm. 11 x 8 mm. Kelkbladen: iets neergeslagen; buitenkant: roze met groene top (62C); binnenkant: rose met groene top (62C); afm. 15 x8 mm. Kroonbladen: kwart uitstaand; afm. 11 x 13 mm.; kleur: lilarood (50B). Helmdraad: roze; steekt 2 mm onder kroonblad uit. Helmknop: geel. Stijl: roze; steekt 5 mm onder kroonblad uit. Stempel: geel. Bloei: normaal. Blad: groen. Groeiwijze: kleine struik. Bijzonderheden: Bloem bijna horizontaal.

AFS description:  ‘Herps Unster’ – No 8455 (Waldenmaier 2014) Single. Upright. COROLLA: quarter flared; smooth petal margins, round shape; opens & matures rose (50B); 11mm (7/16") long x 13mm (1/2") wide. SEPALS are half down, tips reflexed; light pink (62C) upper & lower surfaces; 15mm (9/16") long x 8mm (5/16") wide. TUBE is pink (62A); short & thick; 11mm (7/16”) long x 8mm (5/16”) wide. STAMENS extend 2mm (1/16”) beyond the corolla; light pink (62C) filaments; light yellow (4C) anthers. PISTIL extends 5mm (3/16”) beyond the corolla; light pink (62C) style; light yellow (4C) stigma. BUD is bulbous. FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) upper surface; medium green (138A) lower surface. Leaves are 65mm (2 9/16”) long x 40mm (1 9/16”) wide, ovate shaped, wavy edges, acute tips, rounded bases. Veins, stems & branches are green. PARENTAGE: [(tetraploid) F. splendens x (tetraploid) F. fulgens Gesneriana] x ‘La Campanella’. Small 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 nearly horizontal flower stand.