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Currently Unavailable
Hybridiser: Giesen, Th, (NL)
Year Introduced: 2002

Fairly compact, ideal for smaller containers, very pretty and beautiful colouring.

Tube: Pale rose, shortish

Sepals: Pale rose with green tips, 1/2 up with slight recurve.

Corolla: White with purple tinge and purple petal edge, 1/2 ro 3/4flared.

Parentage: Jenny Sörensen x Braamt's Glorie.

NKvF 4648


Hybridiser: Th. Giesen 2000 NL

Seed parent: Jenny Sorensen

Pollen parent: Braamts Glory

NKvF number: 4648

AFS number: none

Flower: semi-double, hanging from a solid neutral stem L.roze / white pink purple, 28mm.

Flower Tube: sleeve, round diameter, 27B cream, cream blush pink, pink stripes, 11x6mm.

Sepals: state level, two-sided symmetry, top up, diameter hollow boss dimensions quarter and 143C green, light pink color exterior 49C, 49B Inside, 30x12mm.

Petals: normally shaped crown, bottom view around, quarter outstanding, the four main petals 19x15mm, and approximately four remaining petals 14x9-12x6mm are lobed with a tip and are partially pleated, color base and middle, white, outskirts purple 86B, edge purple, pink spots 68B at some other petals.

Filament: pink, variable length, 21-18mm.

Anther: cream.

Pollen: missing.

Style: pink, 41mm.

Stigma: cream, lobed.

Flowering: normal.

Flowering time: usual.

Bud: peg top point sideways, angular diameter, axillary one bud per leaf axils, top opens like a lantern.

Berry: No data.

Leaf: elliptical shape, top striker foot rounded edge slightly serrated, looks shiny, smooth and flat, similar veins, medium green color top, bottom, midrib, veins and light green petiole.

Growth habit: upright.

Growing Method: bush for filtered light, best color in filtered light.

Details: Approved by the VKC on 13-7-2002

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