Year Introduced: 1968
Outstanding, although can be challenging to exhibit due to heavy pollen production. Carries huge numbers of flowers, up to 8 buds per axil. Considered to be possibly the best of all of Cliff Gadsby's many excellent fuchsias. Needs generous feeding to give of its best.
Tube: Carmine rose red, short.
Sepals: Carmine rose red, held 1/2 up and well recurved.
Corolla: Pale purple, darker at petal edge, paler base, pink veins, 1/2 flared.
Foliage: Mid green.
Parentage: Caroline x Derby Belle.
AFS 978, NKvF 1517
|Certificates & Nominations||BFS Highly Commended (1982)|
|Other Awards||BFS AM 1987|
|Medium (3 - 4.5cm)||#|
|H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C)||#|