Huet's Apofiliet

Huet's Heliotroop    
Hula Girl    








AFS description:   ‘Huet's Apofiliet’- No. 8317 (Braam 2014) Double. Upright. COROLLA: three quarter flared, wavy petal margins, square shape; opens violet blue (91B); matures light violet (84B); 20mm (3/4") long x 30mm (1 3/16") wide. SEPALS are horizontal, tips recurved; white (155B) tipped green upper surface; pale rose (73D) tipped green lower surface; 20mm (3/4") long x 12mm (7/16") wide. TUBE is white (155A); short, medium thickness; 10mm (3/8”) long x 5mm (3/16") wide. STAMENS extend 20mm (3/4”) beyond the corolla; pale pink (62D) filaments; white (155D) anthers. PISTIL extends 25mm (1”) beyond the corolla; pale pink (62D) style; white (155B) stigma. BUD is bulbous. FOLIAGE is dark green (138A) upper surface; medium green (138B) lower surface. Leaves are 55mm (2 3/16”) long x 25mm (1”) wide, ovate shaped, wavy edges, acute tips, obtuse bases. Veins, stems & branches are medium green (138B). PARENTAGE: ‘Huet’s Heliotroop’ x ‘Hula Girl’. Tall upright. Self branching. Makes good upright, standard or pyramid. Prefers overhead filtered light, warm climate. Heat tolerant if shaded. Best bloom & foliage color in limited light. Tested 4 years in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by flower color combination.