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Currently Unavailable
Hybridiser: de Boer, Jan, (NL)
Year Introduced: 2000
Height 65cm
Spread 50cm


An obconica hybrid with flowers closely resembling the encliandra type, very appealing.

Tube: About 1cm (½") long, pale pink (56B).

Sepals: Pale pink (56B) half down, tips reflexed, 6mm (¼") long.

Corolla: Half flared, bell shaped, smooth petal edges. Opens white; matures pale pink (56D).

Foliage: Mid green, much bigger than normal encliandra types.

Parentage: F. apetala x F. obconica

AFS 4716, NKvF 3929>/p>

Siberoet - No. 4716 (de Boer, 2001)

Single. Upright

COROLLA is half flared, bell shaped, with smooth petal margins; opens white; matures pale pink (56D); 4mm (3/16") long x 4mm (3/16") wide

SEPALS are half down, tips reflexed; pale pink (56B) upper and lower surfaces; 6mm (1/4") long x 2mm (1/16") wide

TUBE is pale pink (56B), long with medium thickness; 10mm (3/8") long x 2.5mm (1/8") wide

STAMENS do not extend beyond the corolla; white filaments and anthers

PISTIL extends 1mm (1/16") beyond the corolla; white style and stigma

BUD is long

FOLIAGE is medium green (137C) upper surface and light olive green (148B) lower surface

Leaves are 38mm (1 1/2") long x 14mm (9/16") wide, lanceolate shaped, serrated edges, acute tips and acute bases. Veins are light green; stems are reddish light green and branches are reddish green

PARENTAGE: F. apetala x F. obconica

Small upright

Self branching

Makes good basket

Prefers overhead filtered light and cool or warm climate

Best foliage and bloom color in filtered light

Tested three years in Blesdijke, The Netherlands

Botanical Award, Aalsmeer, 2000

Unique cross of species from two sections

Distinguished by blossom shape and color.

RHS AGM BA, Aalsmeer, 2000
Flower Size
Tiny (0.5 - 1.5cm) #
Flower Type
Single #
Bush #
H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C) #