Year Introduced: 2008
A super little 3/4 flared flower in rich jewel colours, set off by fully up sepals.
Tube: Creamy white N155A, medium sized.
Sepals: Pale rose pink 65A above, purple pink N74C below, fully up, tips recurved.
Corolla: Opens purple 71A, flaring and maturing to a dark reddish purple 60B.
Foliage: Mid green 137B.
Parentage: Roesse Carme x Maik Luijten.
HeRi Asagi No 7271 (Buiting 2009)
COROLLA: three quarter flared, smooth petal margins; opens purple (71A) and matures dark reddish purple (60B); 20mm (3/4") long x 25mm (1") wide
SEPALS are fully up, tips recurved; rose (65A) upper surface; light purple (74C) lower surface; 20mm (3/4") long x 26mm (1") wide
TUBE is white (155A); medium length and thickness; 14mm (9/16") long x 6mm (1/4") wide
STAMENS extend 16mm (5/8") beyond the corolla; reddish purple (71B) filaments; purple (71A) anthers
PISTIL extends 34mm (1 3/8") beyond the corolla; light purple (74C) style; white (155A) stigma
BUD is ovate or globular
FOLIAGE is medium green (137B) upper surface; medium green (138B) lower surface
Leaves are 47mm (1 7/8") long x 30mm (1 3/16") wide, ovate shaped, entire edges, acute tips and bases. Veins, stems and branches are red
PARENTAGE: Roesse Carme x Maik Luijten
Makes good upright
Prefers overhead filtered light, cool climate
Best bloom in filtered light
Tested 3 years in Veldhoven, The Netherlands
Distinguished by bloom color.
|Medium (3 - 4.5cm)||#|
|H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C)||#|