Year Introduced: 2010
Strong upright grower, needs frequent early pinching to produce a good shape. 'Zuurstock' means 'candy'.
Tube: White with rose blush, long, slender.
Sepals: White above, very pale rose 62C, horizontally and recurved.
Corolla: Candy pink (light purple 74C), up to 1/4 flared, smooth, narrow petals.
Foliage: Darkish green.
Parentage: Gerharda's Panache x Papy René.
AFS 7344, NKvF 4896
Jaspers Zuurstok – No 7344 (van Aspert 2010)
COROLLA: unflared, smooth petal margins; opens and matures light purple (74C); 17mm (5/8") long x 10mm (3/8") wide
SEPALS: half up, tips recurved up; white upper surface; light pink (62C) lower surface; 25mm (1") long x 4mm (1/8") wide
TUBE is white; medium length and thickness; 24mm (15/16") long x 2mm (1/16") wide
STAMENS extend 5mm (3/16") beyond the corolla; light purple (74C) filaments; light pink (65B) anthers
PISTIL extends 25mm (1") beyond the corolla; light pink (65B) style; cream (158D) stigma
BUD is long
FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) upper surface; medium green (137C) lower surface
Leaves are 75mm (3") long x 44mm (1 3/4") wide, elliptic shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, rounded bases. Veins, stems and branches are light green
PARENTAGE: Gerhardas Panache x Papy René
Makes good upright
Prefers overhead filtered light
Best bloom and foliage color in bright light
Tested 5 years in Arnhem, The Netherlands
Distinguished by flower color and shape
Hybridiser: J.M.J. of Aspert 2010 NL
Seed Parent: Gerharda's Panache
Pollen Parent: Papy René
NKvF number: 4896
AFS number: 7344
Approval Number: 100201
Flower: single hanging on a loose neutral stalk, white / L.roodpaars, 42mm.
Flower Tube: tube, diameter round, white, 24x2mm.
Sepals: position half way, four-sided symmetry, top up, cross-section, color outside white, inside light pink 62C, 25x4mm.
Petals: normally shaped crown, bottom view around, not outstanding, the petals are elongated with an edge, fully color light red purple 74C, 17x10mm.
Filament : purple, 4 long and 4 short stamens, 20-18mm.
Style: purple, 40mm.
Stigma: cream, lobed.
Bud oblong, point sideways, round cross section, two axillary buds per leaf axil, top opens like a lantern.
Leaf: elliptical shape, top striker foot rounded edge strongly serrated, matt appearance, smooth and bumpy, veins same color top and bottom means green, midrib, veins and light green petiole.
Growth habit: erect.
Cultivation Method: shrub or stem for filtered light, best color in bright light.
Special features: easy, zelfvertakkende plant. This is a cultivar nominated by the NKvF.
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