Year Introduced: 2005
Beautiful and unusual flowers. Mature plants flower later than young ones freshly raised from cuttings. Exceedingly pretty, self branching,.
Tube: Long, fluted white through pink.
Sepals: Short, pink, white, to green tip, 1/2 down, reflexed tip.
Corolla: Neat, stunning red orange.
Foliage: Mid green, matt, not shiny.
Parentage: Wilma Van Druten x Wilma Van Druten.
Herps Martina - No. 5661(Waldenmaier 2005)
COROLLA is quarter flared with turned under wavy petal margins; opens red orange (42C); matures reddish orange (43C); 10mm (3/8) long x 5mm (3/16) wide
SEPALS are half down, tips reflexed; red (47B) tipped medium green (141C) upper surface; red (45D) tipped medium green (141C) lower surface; 13mm (1/2) long x 5mm (3/16) wide
TUBE is white (155C) blushed rose (47B); long, medium thickness; 23mm (15/16) long x 5mm (3/16) wide
STAMENS do not extend beyond the corolla; rose (51B) filaments; light yellow (2C) anthers
PISTIL extends 4mm (3/16) below the corolla; rose (52B) style; pale yellow (1D) stigma
BUD is elongated
FOLIAGE: dark green (137A) upper surface; medium green (138B) lower surface
Leaves are 60mm (2 3/8) long x 25mm (1) wide, elliptic shaped, serrulated edges, acute tips and rounded bases
Veins are medium green (138B); stems are medium green (138A/B); branches are medium green (138A)
PARENTAGE: Wilma Van Druten x Wilma Van Druten
Makes good upright
Prefers overhead filtered light, warm climate
Best bloom and foliage color in filtered light
Tested three years in Herpen, The Netherlands. Meise 3-7-04
Distinguished by color combination.
Flower: Single; hanging, medium, white and orange
Flower Tube: round; Dim.
27 x 4 mm; white (155D); to mature flower is the change from tube to calyx light pink
Sepals: large green tops; outside: white (155D); inside: pink (49B); Dim. 12 x 5 mm
Petals: orange (41A); Dim. 11 x 7 mm; 25% spread
Filament: Orange, 2 mm below petal
Style: pink, 7 mm below petal
Stigma: yellow, lobed
Bud: strongly elongated
Flowering time: normal in young, annual plants; older plants bloom later
Leaf: green top 137A, 137C bottom; Dim.
110 x 40 mm; leaf margin intact; lanceolate with pointed top and foot
Growth habit: erect to semi pendant
Cultivation Method: shrub, half- pendant or bush for place in bright light; cuttings annually to have early flowering plants
Specialties: recessive traits from both parents Wilma van Druten reflected (combination of white and orange); named after Martina Callaars.
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