Huet's Koekoek

Huet's Labradoriet    








AFS description:   ‘Huet’s Koekoek’ – No 8493 (Braam 2015) Double. Upright/Trailer. COROLLA: half flared, square shaped, wavy petal margins; opens purple (88A); matures dark violet (87A); 25mm (1") long x 20mm (3/4") wide. SEPALS are horizontal, tips recurved twisted left to right; pink (51D) upper surface; rose (51C) lower surface; 45mm (1 3/4") long x 20mm (3/4") wide. TUBE is white (155B) striped rose (51C); medium length & thickness; 12 mm (7/16") long x 5mm (3/16") wide. STAMENS extend 20mm (3/4”) beyond the corolla; pink (52D) filaments & anthers. PISTIL extends 30mm (1 3/16”) beyond the corolla; white (155D) style; white (155B) stigma. BUD is bulbous. FOLIAGE is medium green (138A) upper surface; medium green (138B) lower surface. Leaves are 50mm (2”) long x 30mm (1 3/16”) wide, elliptic shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, obtuse bases. Veins, stems & branches are green. PARENTAGE: ‘Guurtje’ x ‘Huet’s Labradoriet’. Lax upright or stiff trailer. Self branching. Makes good upright, standard or pyramid. Prefers full sun, warm climate. Best bloom & foliage color in bright light. Tested 3 years in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by bloom color combination & shape.