Huet's Smient


Huet's Alexandriet    
Huet's Labradoriet    


AFS description:  ‘Huet’s Smient’ – No 8507 (Braam 2015) Double/Semi-double. Upright/Trailer. COROLLA: half flared, bell shaped, smooth petal margins; opens dark purple (86A); matures violet (86B); 30mm (1 3/16") long x 25mm (1") wide. PETALOIDS: violet (86B); 5mm (3/16”) long x 5mm (3/16”) wide. SEPALS are horizontal, tips recurved; light pink (55D) upper surface; dark rose (55A) lower surface; 30mm (1 3/16") long x 20mm (3/4") wide. TUBE is white (155B), rose (55B) base; long, medium thickness; 35 mm (1 3/8") long x 7mm (1/4") wide. STAMENS extend 15mm (9/16”) beyond the corolla; dark rose (55A) filaments; purple (71A) anthers. PISTIL extends 40mm (1 9/16”) beyond the corolla; pink (55C) style; rose (55B) stigma. BUD is round, longish. FOLIAGE is dark green (136B) upper surface; medium green (137B) lower surface. Leaves are 50mm (2”) long x 35mm (1 3/8”) wide, ovate shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, rounded bases. Veins stems & branches are green. PARENTAGE: ‘Huet’s Alexandriet’ x ‘Huet’s Labradoriet’. Lax upright or stiff trailer. Self branching. Makes good 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 combination & shape.