Huet's Zonnesteen

   Zaailing Huet's Alpaca  
Huet's Draviet  
Huet's Australiet    









AFS description:   ‘Huet's Zonnesteen’- No. 8371 (Braam 2014) Double. Upright/trailer. COROLLA: quarter flared, wavy petal margins, bell shape; opens violet (92C); matures pale purple (75C); 25mm (1") long x 20mm (3/4") wide. PETALOIDS: pale violet (76D); 8mm (5/16”) long x 4mm (1/8”) wide. SEPALS are fully up, tips reflexed; light greenish white (157D) & greenish white (157A) upper surface; greenish white (157B) lower surface; 40mm (1 9/16") long x 15mm (9/16") wide. TUBE is light greenish white (157D); long & thin; 20mm (3/4”) long x 3mm (1/8") wide. STAMENS extend 20mm (3/4") beyond the corolla; dark rose (55A) filaments; dark reddish purple (60A) anthers. PISTIL extends 30mm (1 3/16”) beyond the corolla; white (155B) style; dark reddish purple (60A) stigma. BUD is elongated. FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) upper surface; light green (138C) lower surface. Leaves are 35mm (1 3/8”) long x 30mm (1 3/16”) wide, ovate shaped, serrulate edges, acute tips, obtuse bases. Veins & branches are medium green (137C), stems are medium green (138B). PARENTAGE: (‘Huet’s Alpaca’ x ‘Huet’s Draviet’) x ‘Huet’s Australiet’. Lax upright or stiff trailer. Self branching. Makes good basket, upright or pyramid. Prefers warm climate. Heat tolerant if shaded. Best bloom & foliage color in filtered light. Tested 4 years in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Fuchsia Nieuwigheden Certificering. Distinguished by flower color & shape.