Huet's Veldspaat

Huet's Toermalijn    


AFS description:   ‘Huet's Veldspaat’- No. 8346 (Braam 2014) Double. Upright/trailer. COROLLA: three quarter flared, turned up petal margins, flared shape; opens purple (80A); matures reddish purple (66B); 30mm (1 3/16") long x 25mm (1") wide. PETALOIDS: reddish purple (66B); 10mm (3/8”) long x 5mm (3/16”) wide. SEPALS are fully up, tips recurved, twisted left to right; reddish purple (66A) upper surface; reddish purple (67A) lower surface; 35mm (1 3/8") long x 10mm (3/8") wide. TUBE is reddish purple (67A); medium length & thickness; 15mm (9/16”) long x 4mm (1/8") wide. STAMENS extend 20mm (3/4") beyond the corolla; light reddish purple (66C) filaments; light magenta (66D) anthers. PISTIL extends 40mm (1 9/16") beyond the corolla; light reddish purple (66C) style; light magenta (66D) stigma. BUD is elongated. FOLIAGE is medium green (138A) upper surface; medium green (138B) lower surface. Leaves are 30mm (1 3/16”) long x 20mm (3/4”) wide, elliptic shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, obtuse bases. Veins & stems are medium green (138B), branches are dark grayish red (182A). PARENTAGE: ‘Cecile’ x ‘Huet’s Toermalun’. Lax upright or stiff trailer. Self branching. Makes good basket or upright. Prefers warm climate. Heat tolerant if shaded. Best bloom & foliage color in limited light. Tested 3 years in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by flower color & shape.