Year Introduced: 2006
Absolutely lovely fuchsia, the flower petals look like they are made of velvet.
Tube: Magenta, medium length and thickness.
Sepals: Reddish purple with light yellowish green tips. Held horizontal with recurved tips, fully recurved when mature.
Corolla: Reddish purple maturing to purple, 1/4 flared.
Foliage: Dark green.
Parentage: Loxhore Mazurka x Hertogen Van Brabant.
Huets Baraketh – No 6387 (Braam, 2007)
COROLLA: Quarter flared; smooth turned under petal margins; opens dark reddish purple (N79C); matures purple (71A); 22mm (7/8) long x 20mm (3/4) wide
SEPALS: horizontal, tips recurved; reddish purple (71B) tipped light yellowish green (150C) upper surface; reddish purple (64B) tipped light yellowish green (150C) lower surface; 27mm (1 1/16) long x 9mm (5/16) wide
TUBE: magenta (59C); medium length & thickness; 18mm (11/16) long x 4mm (1/8) wide
STAMENS extend 8mm (5/16) beyond the corolla; reddish purple (71B) filaments; reddish purple (N79D) anthers
PISTIL extends 14mm (9/16) beyond the corolla; dark reddish purple (72A) style; dark reddish purple (70A) stigma
BUD is ovate
FOLIAGE is dark green (136A) upper surface; medium green (138A) lower surface
Leaves are 79mm (3 1/8) long x 33mm (1 5/16) wide, elliptic shaped, serrate edges, acute tips, rounded bases
Veins are light apple green (145B), stems are light apple green (145B) & plum (185C), branches are light green (139D) & plum (185C)
PARENTAGE: Loxhore Mazurka x Hertogen Van Brabant
Lax upright or stiff trailer
Makes good basket, upright or standard
Prefers overhead filtered light, full sun, cool or warm climate
Best bloom & foliage color in bright or filtered light
Tested four years in Doetinchem, Belgium. Meise 8/12/06
Distinguished by bloom & foliage combination.
|Medium (3 - 4.5cm)||#|
|H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C)||#|