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Harvey's Reward
Delivery from August
Hybridiser: Allsop, (UK)
Year Introduced: 2004

A super little fuchsia that flowers freely. Bright, attractive blooms held away from the foliage. Compact, self branching growth ideal for for patio containers, pots and bedding. Also suitable for training as a smaller standard. Hardy to 0°C.

Tube: Bright white 155A with faint green stripes, short and thick.

Sepals: Bright white with green tips, horizontal, recurved.

Corolla: Reddish purple, maturing to magenta, 1/2 flared.

Parentage: Anita x Hawaiian Sunset.

AFS 5384

Harveys Reward No. 5384 (M. Allsop, 2004)

Single. Upright

COROLLA: half flared, square shaped, turned under smooth petal margins; opens reddish purple (74A) edged reddish purple (66A); matures magenta (57B) edged reddish purple (66A), pale pink (62D) near tube; 25mm (1") long x 20mm (13/16") wide

SEPALS: horizontal; tips recurved; white (155A) tipped green upper and lower surfaces; 30mm(1 3/16") long x 10mm (3/8") wide

TUBE: white (155A) striped green; short and thick; 10mm (3/8") long x 7mm (1/4") wide

STAMENS: extend 10mm (3/8") below corolla; rose (55B) filaments; dark rose (51A) anthers

PISTIL: extends 20mm (3/8") below the corolla, white (155C) style; yellowish white (158A) stigma

BUD: medium, elongated

FOLIAGE: dark green (147A) upper surface, medium green (147B) lower surface

Leaves are 50mm (2") long x 25mm (1") wide, cordate shaped, serrulated edges, acute tips and rounded bases

Veins and stems are green; branches are brown

PARENTAGE: Anita x Hawaiian Sunset

Small upright

Self branching

Makes good upright, standard or bedding plant

Prefers overhead filtered light and warm climate

Heat tolerant if shaded

Cold weather hardy to 32°F

Best bloom color in bright light

Tested 6 years in Walthamstow, London, England

Distinguished by compact growth with blooms held in terminal clusters.

Flower Size
Medium (3 - 4.5cm) #
Flower Type
Single #
Compact Bush #
H3 (Min 1°C to -5°C) #