Year Introduced: 1997
Colourful beauty, continuous bunches of lovely flowers. Best flowers & foliage in bright conditions.
Tube: Pink 52D, striped red purple 61B, long, slim.
Pale green 142B, above, pale yellow 5D below, red purple stripe above & below, pale green 143B tip, fully up, recurved.
Corolla: Opens and matures red 46C, 1/4 flared.
Parentage: Fuji-San x Pink Cornet.
AFS 5771, NKvF 4007
Wilma van Druten - No 5771 (Koerts 2005)
COROLLA is quarter flared, bell shaped, with turned under petal margins; opens & matures red (46C); 15mm (9/16”) long x 7mm (1/4”) wide
SEPALS are fully up, tips recurved; light green (142B), striped reddish purple (61B), tipped light green (143B) upper surface; pale yellow (5D), striped reddish purple (61B), tipped light green (143B) lower surface; 20mm (13/16”) long x 6mm (1/4”) wide
TUBE is pink (52D), striped reddish purple (61B); long & thin; 32mm (1 1/4”) long x 3mm (1/8”) wide at base to 6mm (1/4”)
STAMENS extend 7mm (1/4”) beyond the corolla; reddish purple (66A) filaments; yellow (11A) anthers
PISTIL extends 15mm (9/16”) below the corolla; reddish purple (66A) style; yellow (11A) stigma
BUD is long & small
FOLIAGE: dark green (147A) upper surface; medium green (147B) lower surface
Leaves are 61mm (2 3/8”) long x 3mm (1/8”) wide, cordate shaped, serrulated edges, acute tips and rounded bases
Veins & branches are medium green; stems are brown
PARENTAGE: ‘Fuji-San’ x ‘Pink Cornet’
Lax upright or stiff trailer
Makes good upright, standard, pyramid or pillar
Prefers full sun, warm climate
Heat tolerant if shaded
Best bloom & foliage color in bright light
Tested three years in Stadskanaal, The Netherlands
Distinguished by racemes of flowers all year.
Wilma van Druten
Hybridiser: T.G. Koerner 1997 NL
Seed Parent: Fuji-san
Pollen Parent: Pink Cornet
NKvF number: 4007
AFS number: 5771
Flower: Single, hanging on a loose neutral stem L.rood / red, 45mm.
Flower Tube: bell shape, diameter round, red 53D, 33x8mm.
Sepals: horizontal position, four-sided symmetry, top up, cross-sectional plane, boss dimensions and half green 145A, color red 53C outside, red inside pink 55B, 23x6mm.
Petals: bell-shaped crown, bottom view separately, semi outstanding, the petals are elongated with a tip, base color pink red 54A, 46B society and outskirts red, dark red veins, 17x19mm.
Filament: red, 4 long and 4 short stamens, 25-21mm.
Style: red, 59mm.
Stigma: yellow, lobed.
Bud: triphyllas shape, point sideways, angular diameter, axillary one button per leaf axil, normally open top.
Berry: No data.
Leaf: elliptical shape, top and foot blunt edge cool, matt appearance, smooth and flat, veins deepened color top and bottom medium green, midrib and petiole reddish, light green veins.
Growth habit: erect.
Cultivation Method: bush for filtered light, best color in filtered light.
approved by the VKC on 26-7-1997.
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