Huet's Vuursteen

Zaailing Kaleidoscope  
Huet's Zoisiet    


AFS description:
  ‘Huet's Vuursteen’- No. 8302 (Braam 2013) Double. Upright. COROLLA: quarter flared, square shaped, wavy petal margins; opens reddish purple (59B); matures dark reddish purple (60B); 25mm (1”) long x 15mm (9/16”) wide. PETALOIDS: orangy red (44B); 10mm (3/8”) long x 4mm (1/8”) wide. SEPALS are half up, tips recurved up, twisted right to left; red (45A) upper surface; red (45B) lower surface; 30mm (1 3/16") long x 25mm (1") wide. TUBE is dark red (46A); short, medium thickness; 4mm (1/8") long x 3mm (1/8”) wide. STAMENS extend 10mm (3/8”) beyond the corolla; red (45A) filaments; dark red (46A) anthers. PISTIL does not extend beyond the corolla; red (45A) style; light orange (27A) stigma. BUD is elongated. FOLIAGE is medium green (138A) upper surface; medium green (138B) lower surface. Leaves are 70mm (2 3/4") long x 45mm (1 3/4") wide, ovate shaped, wavy edges, acute tips, rounded bases. Veins are light green (138C), stems & branches are dark red (185A). PARENTAGE: (‘Kaleidoscope’ x ‘Lavaglut’) x ‘Huet’s Zoisiet. Tall upright. Self branching. Makes good upright, standard or pyramid. 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 combination & shape.