Year Introduced: 2014
Pale and lovely triphylla hybrid with good heat tolerance (providing roots are shaded), and enjoys full sun.
Tube: Light pink 62C, long, thin.
Sepals: Pale pink 62D, pale yellow green tip, 1/2 down, tips reflexed.
Corolla: Pink 62B, 1/4 flared. Long, narrow petals with smooth edges.
Parentage: Göttingen x White King.
AFS 8422, NKvF 6015
Jaspers Unbelievable – No 8422 (van Aspert 2014)
COROLLA: unflared; smooth petal margins, bell shape; opens & matures pink (62B); 12mm (7/16") long x 5mm (3/16") wide.
SEPALS 1/2 down, tips reflexed; pale pink (62D) tipped pale yellowish green (149D) upper surface; pale pink (62D) lower surface; 18mm (11/16") long x 4mm (1/8") wide.
TUBE is light pink (62C); long & thin; 31mm (1 1/4") long x 5mm (3/16") wide.
STAMENS do not extend beyond the corolla; white (155C) filaments; white (155B) anthers.
PISTIL extends 10mm (3/8") beyond the corolla; pale lavender (65D) style; pale yellow (1D) stigma.
BUD is triphylla shape.
FOLIAGE is dark green (139A) upper surface; medium green (137B) lower surface.
Leaves are 60mm (2 3/8") long x 47mm (1 7/8") wide, ovate shaped, serrate edges, obtuse tips, rounded bases.
Veins, stems & branches are light green.
PARENTAGE: ‘Göttingen’ x ‘White King’.
Makes good upright or standard.
Prefers overhead filtered light or full sun.
Best bloom & foliage color in bright light.
Tested 3 years in Arnhem, The Netherlands.
Distinguished by heat tolerance.
Hybridiser: J.M.J. Aspert of 2013 NL
Seed parent: Göttingen
Pollen parent: White King
NKvF number: 6015
AFS number: 8422
Approval Number: 130 202
Flower: single, standing off to a solid neutral stem, white / L.roze, 43mm.
Flower Tube: sleeve, round diameter, very light pink 62C, blush pink, 31x5mm.
Sepals: stand half down, four-sided symmetry, top and sectional plane, boss dimensions small and green 149D, color outside and inside very light pink 62D, 18x4mm.
Petals: bell-shaped crown, bottom view around, not outstanding, the petals are elongated with a smooth edge and partially pleated, pale pink color completely 62B, 12x5mm.
Filament: white, four long and four short stamens, 8-5mm.
Style: white, 21mm.
Stigma: green, lobed.
Flowering: rich bunch.
Flowering time: usual.
Bud: triphyllas shape, tip sideways, round diameter, normally open top.
Leaf: egg shape, top blunt foot rounded edge slightly toothed and wavy, looks dull, velvety and lumpy veins deepens, color top and bottom medium green, midrib, veins and light green petiole.
Growth habit: upright.
Growing Method: shrub or stem for in full sun or filtered light, best color in bright light.
plant that can stand well in full sun and tolerates high temperatures, if the pot is in shade or buried.
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