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Moe Katelijne
£2.25
Delivery from August
Hybridiser: Antoon, Felix, (BE)
Year Introduced: 2002
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Unusually shaped flowers in lovely colours, very attractive.

Tube: Red purple 58A, long and slim.

Sepals: Dark red purple 60B above, red purple 61B below, 1/2 down, tips reflexed.

Corolla: Purple 71A, matures red purple 72B, incurved petals with wavy edges, 1/4 flared.

Parentage: WALZ Harp x Regal Robe.

AFS 5087, NBFK 563

Moe Katelijne - No. 5087 (Antoon, 2003)

Single. Upright/Trailer.

COROLLA: 1/4 flared, turned under wavy petal margins; opens purple (71A), matures reddish purple (72B); 13mm (1/2”) long x 19mm (3/4”) wide.

SEPALS: 1/2 down; tips reflexed; dark reddish purple (60B) upper surface; reddish purple (61B) lower surface; 24mm (15/16”) long x 9mm (3/8”) wide.

TUBE: reddish purple (58A); medium length & thickness; 24mm (15/16”) long x 9mm (3/8”) wide.

STAMENS: do not extend below the corolla; reddish purple (61B) filaments, magenta (59D) anthers.

PISTIL extends 4mm (3/16”) below the corolla; magenta (61C) style, pink (62C) stigma.

BUD: cordate.

FOLIAGE: dark green(139A) upper surface, medium green (139C) lower surface.

Leaves are 41mm (1 5/8”) long x 24mm (15/16”) wide, ovate shaped, serrulated edges, acute tips and rounded bases.

Veins are dark reddish purple (187C), stems are are dark reddish purple (187B), branches very dark purple (187A).

PARENTAGE: ‘WALZ Harp’ x ‘Regal Robe’.

Lax upright or stiff trailer.

Self branching.

Makes good upright.

Prefers overhead filtered light. Best bloom and foliage color in filtered light.

Tested 3 years Scherpenheuvel, Belgium.

NBFK certificate at Meise.

Distinguished by bloom shape.

Moe Katelijne

  • Origin: WALZ Harp x Regal Robe
  • Growth habit: Semi trailing, self branching
  • Preferred Location: filtered light

  • Flower: Single.
  • Flower bud: heart-shaped
  • Flower Tube: verbenapurper 58a22mm x 5mm
  • Sepal 24mm x 9mmhalfway down beaten, head bowed
  • Sepal top: deep purple 60b
  • Sepal bottom: bright ruby purple 61b
  • Petaloide: No, x,
  • Corolla 13mm x 19mmfourth outstanding, edge wavy
  • Corolla starts color: darkly beet red 71a
  • Corolla final color: purple 72b
  • Stamens: filament: bright ruby purple 61b not be carried. Anther: reddish purple 59d
  • Stigma: Style: crimson purple 61cstamp orchid pink 62c

  • Leaf 41mm x 24mm oval
  • Leaf upper: dark 139a + bottom: Green (139c)
  • + edge: finely serrated + veins: dark gray purple 187c / b / a
  • + stem: darkly grey-purple 187c / b / a
  • Tips: dark gray purple 187c / b / a

  • Breeder: ANTOON Felix
  • Year introduced: 2002AFS: 5087NBFK: 563

  • Tested: 3 years in Scherpenheuvel
  • Note: flower shape
  • Information Source: NBFK

Awards
Certificates & Nominations NBFK Cert
Flower Size
Medium (3 - 4.5cm) #
Flower Type
Single #
Habit
Semi Trailing #
Hardiness
H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C) #
Properties
Tubular Flower #