Year Introduced: 2002
Wonderful stripes and splashes, no two flowers alike. Some have almost no stripes, others have lots. Named after Fokko's wife Katrien.
Tube: Light pink 55D variably striped red 46B. Medium length and thickness.
Sepals: Light pink 55D striped red 46B above, pink 55C striped red 46B below, variable, 1/2up, slightly recurved tip.
Corolla: Opens light pink 55D striped and splashed red 46B, light parts mature pink 55C, 1/4 flared. Smooth, incurved petals that may have a finely serrated edge, but again, this does vary.
Parentage: Sport of Beacon Rosa
AFS 5182, NKvF 4454
Fokkos Katrientje - No. 5182 (Martena, 2003)
COROLLA: quarter flared, turned under petal margins; opens light pink (55D) striped and splashed red (46B); matures pink (55C) striped and splashed red (46B); 26mm (1") long x 36mm (1 7/16") wide
SEPALS: half up; tips reflexed up; light pink (55D) striped red (46B) upper surface; pink (55C) striped red (46B) lower surface; 35mm (1 3/8") long x 12mm (1/2") wide
TUBE: light pink (55D) striped red (46B); medium length and thickness; 16mm(5/8") long x 8mm (5/16") wide
STAMENS: extend 44mm (1 3/4") below corolla; light pink (55D) filaments and anthers
PISTIL: extends 24mm (15/16") below the corolla, light pink (55D) style, red (46B) stigma
BUD: long, medium
FOLIAGE: medium green (147B) upper surface; dark green (147A) lower surface
Leaves are 85mm (3 3/8") long x 48mm (1 7/8") wide, elliptic shaped, serrulated edges, acute tips and rounded bases
Veins, stems and branches are light green
PARENTAGE: Sport of Beacon Rosa
Makes good upright, standard, pyramid or trellis
Prefers overhead filtered light and cool climate
Best bloom and foliage color in filtered light
Tested 5 years in Oude Pekela, The Netherlands
Award of Merit, VKC/KMTP, The Netherlands
Distinguished by stripes and splashes on corolla and sepals.
Hybridiser: F. Martena 2002 NL
Seed Parent: Expiry of Beacon Rosa
Pollen Parent: not applicable
NKvF number: 4454
AFS number: 5182
Flower: single hanging on a loose neutral stem, pink / rose red, 42mm.
Flower Tube: tube, diameter round, pink 55A, small blush darker, 20x5mm.
Sepals: horizontal position, four-sided symmetry, top up, cross-sectional plane, boss dimensions small and pink 54A, 62B pink exterior color with darker stripes 58B, inside two colors pink 55B and 52A, 32x10mm.
Petals: normally shaped crown, bottom view around, half outstanding, the petals are shovel-shaped with a serrated edge, basic color pink 68D, society and outskirts pink 16B and 68D red, red spots 52A, 23x25mm.
Filament : pink, variable length, 39-30mm.
Pollen: no data.
Style: pink, 74mm.
Stigma: cream, lobed.
Bud oblong, angular diameter, two axillary buds per leaf axil, normally open top.
Berry: No data.
Leaf: egg shape, top striker foot rounded edge strongly serrated, looks shiny, smooth and slightly lumpy veins deepened color top and bottom means green, midrib, veins and light green petiole.
Growth habit: erect.
Cultivation Method: bush for filtered light, best color in filtered light.
Particulars: the flowers have a separate streaky spots in the crown and in the chalice. Approved by the VKC on 13-7-2002.
|Other Awards||VKC AM|
|Medium (3 - 4.5cm)||#|
|H4 (Min -10°C to -5°C)||#|