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Hybridiser: Waldenmaier, Henk, (NL)
Year Introduced: 2006

A small, pretty bush fuchsia with poised and elegant flowers. Good self branching habit.

Tube: Magenta 63A, medium length and thickness.

Sepals: Red purple 67A above, magenta 67B below, horizontal to 1/2 up, tip reflexed.

Corolla: Light purple N74C, matures pale red purple 72C, 1/2 flared, smooth petals have wavy edges.

Foliage: Dark green.

Parentage: Herps Parachute x Aldham.

AFS 6577

Herps Buggy No 6577 (Waldenmaier, 2007)

Single. Upright

COROLLA: Half flared, wavy, turned under petal margins; opens light purple (N74C); matures light reddish purple (72C); 20mm (3/4") long x 17mm (5/8") wide

SEPALS: horizontal, tips reflexed; reddish purple (67A) upper surface; magenta (67B) lower surface; 27mm (1 1/16") long x 9mm (5/16") wide

TUBE: magenta (63A); medium length and thickness; 15mm (9/16") long x 6mm (1/4") wide

STAMENS extend 6mm (1/4") beyond the corolla; pale violet (76D) filaments; orangy brown (174B) anthers

PISTIL extends 20mm (3/4") beyond the corolla; pale rose (73D) style; rose (68B) stigma

BUD is oblong

FOLIAGE is dark green (136B) upper surface; medium green (138B) lower surface

Leaves are 67mm (2 5/8") long x 31mm (1 1/4") wide; ovate shaped, serrulate edges, acute tips, rounded bases. Veins are plum (184C), stems are reddish purple (186B), branches are very dark reddish (186A)

PARENTAGE: Herps Parachute x Aldham

Small upright

Self branching

Makes good upright

Prefers overhead filtered light, cool climate

Best bloom and foliage color in filtered light

Tested 3 years in Herpen, The Netherlands

Meise 9/16/06

Distinguished by bloom color.

Flower: Quite large, hanging flower

Flower Tube: Dim.

17 x 8 mm; round, dull; dark red (57A); narrowing at calyx and constricted

Sepals: exterior: dark red (57A) inside: dark red (57A); Dim. 34 x 12 mm

Petals: lilac (74B); Dim. 28 x 28 mm; outstanding quarters, round

Filament: pink, 10 mm below petal

Anther: lilac

Style: pink, 30mm lower petal

Stigma: pink, lobed

Flowering: normal

Bud: elongated

Leaf: top center green (137A), lower middle green (138B); light red stalk; Dim.

100 x 45 mm; lanceolate; corrugated sheet edge, top and base pointed

Growth habit: erect

Cultivation Method: shrub or bush to place in bright light

Specifics: normal peaks; Petals of elder flower have a saucer shape.

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Flower Size
Medium (3 - 4.5cm) #
Flower Type
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Upright Bush #
H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C) #
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