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Currently Unavailable
Hybridiser: Waldenmaier, Henk, (NL)
Year Introduced: 1952
Height 45cm
Spread 40cm


Profuse blooming, good bright colour. Suits basket, container, border etc. Easy to overwinter, but susceptible to botrytis, so water with care.

Tube: Bright pink red 54C.

Sepals: Carmine 52B above, carmine rose 52C below, quite narrow, 1/2 down, tips recurved. Corolla: Cyclamen purple 74A, matures magenta 66A, 1/4 flared. The smooth petals are flat, forming a square.

Parentage: Achievement x Achievement.

AFS 1898, NKvF 2192



(Waldenmaier, 1985)

Single. Upright or trailer

Quarter flared square 20mm (3/4") long x 20 mm wide COROLLA opens cyclamen purple (74A) maturing to magenta (66A)

Half down 29mm (1 1/8") long x 10mm (3/8") wide SEPALS are carmine (52B) on the upper surface, carmine rose (52C) on the lower surface with tips recurved

Proportionately medium 19mm (3/4") long x 10mm (3/8") wide TUBE is carmine

STAMENS extend 10mm (3/8") below corolla with pale magenta (57D) filaments and lavender (84B) anthers

PISTIL extends 35mm (1 3/8") below corolla with light pink (65B) style and pale yellow (8D) stigma

35mm (1 3/8") long x 15mm (5/8") wide BUD

FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) on the upper surface, lighter (137D) on the lower surface; with 55mm (2 1/8") long x 30mm (1 1/8") wide ovate shaped leaves, serrate edges, acute tips and rounded bases

PARENT- AGE: 'Achievement' x

Lax upright or stiff trailer

Will make a good basket or miniature

Prefers overhead filtered light

Certificate of Honor, Dutch Committee of Inspection, Aalsmeer

Tested 10 years in Schaijk, Netherlands and introduced in 1983

Distinguished by profuse blooming on every branch

Flower: single; relatively small protruding flower

Flower Tube: Dim.

19 x 10 mm; color: bright pink red (54C)

Sepals: Dim.

29 x 10 mm; fairly narrow, half beaten down sepals; arched tops; outside: bright pink red; inside: bright soft pink (54D); bright green tops

Petals: Dim.

20 x 20 mm; semi flared; short shell-shaped petals are slightly ruffled edge; Color: Light ruby red (64B); Based vermilion-pink (41C); light ruby red veins

Filament: pink

Anther: purple

Style: relatively long; pink

Stigma: cream; clavate

Flowering: generous to very generous;

Flowering: normal

Bud: fine spherical knob; fresh green point sideways

Leaf: Dim.

35 x 15 mm; medium sized elliptical leaves; pointed apex; rounded foot; coarsely toothed edge; color: medium green, top 137A, 137D bottom

Habit: upright; self branching; horizontal branches

Cultivation Method: shrub for sunny place and bright light

Specials: can also be grown as half-hanger

Susceptible to botrytis

Can be ensiled

Easy to overwinter

Is a seedling from the first crossing created by Henk Waldenmaier (in 1973).

Certificates & Nominations DCI CoH
Flower Size
Medium (3 - 4.5cm) #
Flower Type
Single #
Semi Trailing #
H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C) #