Huet's Leeuwerik

Paul van Geelen    
Huet's Toermalijn    







AFS description:   ‘Huet’s Leeuwerik’ – No 8496 (Braam 2015) Double. Upright/Trailer. COROLLA: half flared, square shaped, wavy petal margins; opens light rose (84C); matures rose (63C); 20mm (3/4") long x 15mm (9/16") wide. SEPALS are half up, tips recurved up; white (155B) tipped green upper surface; pale pink (62D) tipped green lower surface; 25mm (1") long x 20mm (3/4") wide. TUBE is white (155B); long, medium thickness; 25 mm (1") long x 6mm (1/4") wide. STAMENS extend 10mm (3/8”) beyond the corolla; rose (63C) filaments; white (155A) anthers. PISTIL extends 10mm (3/8”) beyond the corolla; light rose (63D) style; pale yellow (158B) stigma. BUD is round, longish. FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) upper surface; medium green (137B) lower surface. Leaves are 60mm (2 3/8”) long x 30mm (1 3/16”) wide, ovate shaped, wavy edges, acute tips, obtuse bases. Veins, stems & branches are green. PARENTAGE: ‘Paul Van Geelen’ x ‘Huet’s Toermalijn’. Lax upright or stiff trailer. Self branching. Makes good basket or upright. Prefers overhead filtered light. Best bloom & foliage color in filtered light. Tested 3 years in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by bloom color & shape.