Huet's Serpentijn

Huet's Sodaliet    
Huet's Alexandriet    


AFS description:
  ‘Huet's Serpentijn’- No. 8291 (Braam 2013) Semi-double. Upright. COROLLA: quarter flared, bell shaped, smooth petal margins; opens dark purple (79B); matures purple (81A); 25mm (1”) long x 30mm (1 3/16”) wide. PETALOIDS: purple (79C); 8mm (5/16”) long x 4mm (1/8”) wide. SEPALS are fully up, tips recurved; pale pink (49D) tipped light green (145D) upper surface; rose (51C) lower surface; 30mm (1 3/16") long x 15mm (9/16") wide. TUBE is light greenish white (157C); long, medium thickness; 25mm (1") long x 4mm (1/8”) wide. STAMENS extend 5mm (3/16”) beyond the corolla; reddish purple (66A) filaments; dark reddish purple (59A) anthers. PISTIL extends 25mm (1”) beyond the corolla; reddish purple (61B) style; pale yellow (158B) stigma. BUD is globular. FOLIAGE is medium green (146A) upper surface; yellowish green (146C) lower surface. Leaves are 80mm (3 3/16") long x 25mm (1") wide, ovate shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, obtuse bases. Veins, stems & branches are light apple green (144D). PARENTAGE: ‘Huet’s Sodaliet’ x ‘Huet’s Alexandriet’. Tall upright. Self branching. Makes good upright, standard, pyramid or pillar. Prefers full sun, warm climate. Best bloom & foliage color in bright light. Tested 3 years in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by flower color combination & shape.