Huet's Pimpelmees

Huet's Sodaliet    







AFS description:   ‘Huet’s Pimpelmees’ – No 8503 (Braam 2015) Double. Upright/Trailer. COROLLA: quarter flared, square shaped, wavy petal margins; opens violet blue (92A) & pink (62B); matures violet (77B); 20mm (3/4") long x 15mm (9/16") wide. SEPALS are horizontal, tips recurved; white (155B) tipped green upper surface; white (155B), light pink (62C) base, lower surface; 20mm (3/4") long x 15mm (9/16") wide. TUBE is white (155A); short, medium thickness; 8 mm (5/16") long x 6mm (1/4") wide. STAMENS extend 2mm (1/16”) beyond the corolla; pale pink (62D) filaments; white (155A) anthers. PISTIL extends 10mm (3/8”) beyond the corolla; white (155B) style; pale yellow (158B) stigma. BUD is elongated. FOLIAGE is yellowish green (144A) upper surface; yellowish green (144B) lower surface. Leaves are 50mm (2”) long x 35mm (1 3/8”) wide, ovate shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, obtuse bases. Veins are green, stems & branches are red brown. PARENTAGE: ‘Huet’s Sodaliet’ x ‘Kwintet’. Lax upright or stiff trailer. Self branching. Makes good basket or upright. Prefers overhead filtered light, warm climate. Best bloom & foliage color in filtered light. Tested 3 years in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by bloom color & shape.