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Delivery from August
Hybridiser: Stoel, Z, (NL)
Year Introduced: 1996

Small, self branching and naturally bushy, tested for five years in Apeldoorn and Velp (Holland), where it proved hardy to -15C. The profuse and elegant single flowers would be stunning even on a half-hardy. It prefers overhead filtered light to full sun in a cool climate. The best bloom colour is in good light, heat tolerant if shaded.

Tube: White (155D) with faint pink stripes.

Sepals: White (155D), dark rose (58C) at base with light apple green (145C) recurved tips. Long and narrow, 1/2 up.

Corolla: White (155D), dark rose (58C) at base and smooth petal edge, 1/4 flared.

Parentage: Ingram Maid x (Bicentennial x Alma Hulscher).

AFS 3611, NKvF 3077

Aloys Hetterscheid - No 3611 (Stoel, 1996)

Single. Upright

Quarter flared cylindrical 30mm (1 1/8") long x 28mm (1 1/8") wide COROLLA is white (155D), dark rose (58C) at base/edges with smooth petal edges

Half up 55mm (2 1/8") long x 15mm (5/8") wide SEPALS are white (155D), dark rose at base with light apple green (145C) recurved tips

Proportionately medium 20mm (3/4") long x 10mm (3/8") wide TUBE is white (155D)/rose

STAMENS extend 8mm (1/4") beyond corolla with magenta (61C) filaments and anthers

PISTIL extends 30mm beyond corolla with pink (62C) style and light yellow (4B) stigma

Ovate pointed BUD

FOLIAGE is medium green (138B) on the upper surface, light green (138C) on the lower surface with 75mm (3") long x 40mm (1 5/8") wide lanceolate shaped leaves, serrate edges, acute tips and obtuse bases

Veins are green/red with red stems and green branches

PARENTAGE: Ingram Maidx (Bicentennialx Alma Hulscher)

Self branching small upright

Prefers overhead filtered light to full sun in a cool climate with best bloom color in all light and is heat tolerant if shaded

Cold weather hardy to -15°C

Tested 5 years in Apeldoorn and Velp, The Netherlands

Distinguished by: profuse blooms, cold weather hardiness to -15°C.

Flower Size
Medium (3 - 4.5cm) #
Flower Type
Single #
Bush #
H5 (Min -15°C to -10°C) #