Year Introduced: 2002
A medium sized plant with delightful outward facing tubular blooms of pink and magenta. Pinch well in spring, will produce 2 or 3 buds per axil.
Tube: Magenta 63B, narrow at sepal end.
Sepals: Magenta 58B above, dark rose 58C below, horizontal, well recurved.
Corolla: Pale pink 69A, 1/4 flared.
Foliage: Dark green 139A, glossy leaves.
Parentage: (F. magdalenae x Rubra Grandiflora) x Impudence.
AFS 5391, NKvF 4809
Herps Tamboerijn No. 5391 (Waldenmaier, 2004)
COROLLA: quarter flared, smooth petal margins; opens and matures pale pink (69A); 17mm (11/16") long x 15mm (9/16") wide
SEPALS: horizontal; tips recurved; magenta (58B) upper surface; dark rose (58C) lower surface; 26mm(1") long x 10mm (3/8") wide
TUBE: magenta (63B); medium length and thickness; 27mm (1 1/16") long x 9mm (3/8") wide
STAMENS: extend 10mm (3/8") below corolla; pale lavender (65D) filaments; light yellow (4C) anthers
PISTIL: extends 25mm (1") below the corolla, rose (65A) style; pale lavender (65D) stigma
FOLIAGE: dark green (139A) upper surface, medium green (137C) lower surface
Leaves are 90mm (3 9/16") long x 45mm (1 3/4") wide, elliptic shaped, serrated edges, acute tips and acute bases. Veins, stems and branches are red
PARENTAGE: (F. magdalenae x F. fulgens grandiflora) x Impudence
Makes good upright or standard
Prefers overhead filtered light
Best bloom and foliage color in bright light
Tested 3 years in Herpen, The Netherlands
Award of Merit, VKC, The Netherlands
Distinguished by horizontal flowers with pronounced visible stamens.
Hybridiser: J. H. Waldenmaier 2002 NL
Seed Parent F. magdalenae x F. fulgens var. rubra grandiflora
Pollen Parent: Impudence
NKvF number: 4809
AFS number: 5391
Flower: single, hanging from a solid neutral stem, red / purple, 38mm.
Flower Tube: tube, diameter round, red 52A, 20x6mm.
Sepals: horizontal position, four-sided symmetry, top up, cross-section, color completely red 52A, 25x7mm.
Petals: rosette-shaped top, bottom view around, not outstanding, the petals are diamond shaped with an edge and are stalked, basic color white, light pink midfield 73D, outskirts lilac 73A, 20x18mm.
Filament : pink, equal in length, 30mm.
Style: pink, 60mm.
Stigma: pink, lobed.
Bud oblong, round cross section, two axillary buds per leaf axil, normally open top.
Leaf: elliptical shape, apex obtuse rounded foot, sawn edge, matt appearance, smooth and flat, veins deepens, color dark green top, bottom and inherit medium green, light green midrib and petiole.
Growth habit: erect.
Cultivation Method: shrub or stem for filtered light, best color in filtered light.
Special features: sturdy upright plant that much needs to be topped with a rich bloom.
Flower: Single, medium-sized flower on short sturdy stem.
Flower Tube: from the base forms a bulge (nectary ) which tapers towards the narrower calyx; Dim.: 27 x 9 mm; color: red pink, amber with a hint of brown (63B)
Sepals: horizontal; arched tops; Dim. 26 x 10 mm; exterior: red, ending in brown tops (58B); inside: from the base (58C) lighter towards green tip
Petals: lobed; pale lavender / pink (69A) to the base almost white, tapering towards the edges (68B); 25% spread
Filament: pink; some filaments outside the crown
Style: pink, extends well beyond the crown
Stigma: pink; lobed
Flowering: very good; multiple buds per axil
Bud: oblong; point sideways; red / brown
Leaf: elliptical; pointed tip; coarsely toothed; Dim.
90 x 45 mm; color: top (139A), bottom (137C); deep veins; stem red slightly continuous in the midrib; branches dark ruby red
Growth habit: strong upright growth
Cultivation Method: shrub or bush for place in filtered light
Specifics: Plant should be much pinched in spring.
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