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Hybridiser: Birt, Ray, (UK)
Year Introduced: 2009
Height 90cm
Spread 85cm


Very short jointed grower, naturally produces a dense bush smothered in flower, really pretty. Very small leaves and small, outward facing flowers should make this a good bonsai subject, also ideal for small pot exhibition classes. Small potted plants will appreciate being watered sparingly and with care. A real charmer, we love it.

Tube: Bold rose pink, very short, bulbous.

Sepals: bold rose pink above, slightly paler below, broad but well proportioned, horizontal, tips slightly recurved.

Corolla: Very pale pinkish mauve, with only a trace of rose veining at petal base, 1/2 flared. Has an attractive bell shape and smooth petals. The stigma and immature stamens are also rich rose pink, toning beautifully with the tube and sepals, and adding to overall attractiveness of the flower.

Parentage: Margaret Lowis x Mr A Huggett.

BFS 252

BFS Reg No: 252

Release year: 2009

Reg date: 30/07/2013

Growth: upright

Height: 60-90cm (2-3ft)

Flower type: single

Flower size: small

Tube colour: rose

Sepal colour: rose

Sepal shape: fully up recurved

Corolla colour: pale lilac with rose veins

Corolla shape: Half Flared

Free flowering: yes

Foliage size: small

Foliage colour: upper surface and lower surface light green

Hardy: yes

Hybridiser: Ray Birt

Country: UK

Seed Parent: Margaret Lowis

Pollen_Parent: Mr A Huggett

Years Tested: 4

Tested Where: Berkshire

Flower Size
Small (1.5 - 3cm) #
Flower Type
Single #
Bush #
H3 (Min 1°C to -5°C) #