Huet's Postduif

Huet's Labradoriet    








AFS description:   ‘Huet’s Postduif’ – No 8504 (Braam 2015) Double. Upright/Trailer. COROLLA: quarter flared, square shaped, smooth petal margins; opens purple (88A), light rose (73C) flames; matures dark purple (78A); 25mm (1") long x 20mm (3/4") wide. PETALOIDS: violet (77B); 5mm (3/16”) long x 5mm (3/16”) wide. SEPALS are horizontal, tips recurved; white (155B) upper surface; pale rose (73D) lower surface; 20mm (3/4") long x 15mm (9/16") wide. TUBE is white (155D); medium length & thickness; 12 mm (7/16") long x 6mm (1/4") wide. STAMENS extend 20mm (3/4”) beyond the corolla; light pink (62C) filaments; purple (77A) anthers. PISTIL extends 25mm (1”) beyond the corolla; pale pink (62D) style; pale yellow (158B) stigma. BUD is bulbous. FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) upper surface; medium green (137B) lower surface. Leaves are 60mm (2 3/8”) long x 35mm (1 3/8”) wide, ovate shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, obtuse bases. Veins & stems are green, branches are red brown. PARENTAGE: ‘Guurtje’ x ‘Huet’s Labradoriet’. Lax upright or stiff trailer. Self branching. Makes good upright, pyramid or standard. 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 combination & shape.