Huet's Zinkiet

Zaailing Kaleidoscope  
Blue Mirage    








AFS description:   ‘Huet's Zinkiet’- No. 8348 (Braam 2014) Semi-double. Upright. COROLLA: quarter flared, wavy petal margins, square shape; opens purple (90B); matures violet (84A); 20mm (3/4") long x 20mm (3/4") wide. SEPALS are fully up, tips recurved, twisted left to right; greenish white (157B) upper surface; white (155B) tipped green lower surface; 30mm (1 3/16") long x 10mm (3/8") wide. TUBE is greenish white (157B); medium length & thin; 15mm (9/16”) long x 3mm (1/8") wide. STAMENS extend 20mm (3/4") beyond the corolla; light pink (62C) filaments; purple (71A) anthers. PISTIL extends 40mm (1 9/16”) beyond the corolla; white (155B) style; white (155D) stigma. BUD is oblong. FOLIAGE is medium green (138A) upper surface; medium green (138B) lower surface. Leaves are 50mm (2”) long x 20mm (3/4”) wide, elliptic shaped, wavy edges, acute tips, acute bases. Veins & stems are medium green (139C), branches are grayish red (181A). PARENTAGE: (‘Kaleidoscope’ x ‘Lavaglut’) x ‘Blue Mirage’. Tall upright. Self branching. Makes good upright, standard or pyramid. Prefers full sun, warm climate. Best bloom & foliage color in bright light. Tested 4 years in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by flower color & shape.