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Currently Unavailable
Hybridiser: Carless, Howard, (UK)
Year Introduced: 1998
Height 80cm
Spread 65cm


Very pretty fuchsia, distinctive habit with long arching stems closely hung with many small intensely coloured blooms. Makes a first-rate small standard. Profuse single flowers.The name comes from the first three letters of Kath van Hanegem's name, along with the name of her son, Jan.

Tube: Rich red.

Sepals: Red, slim 1/2 up.

Corolla: Deep red aubergine, 1/4 flared.

Foliage: Mid green slightly narrow leaves.

Parentage: (F. lyciodes x F. magellanica) x Gerda Manthey (?) (See GardenBuddies forum post by Kath van Hanegem on 3 Sep 2006 at 10:46.)

Flower Size
Small (1.5 - 3cm) #
Flower Type
Single #
Upright Bush #
H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C) #