Year Introduced: 1990
Fabulous, flamboyant, all purpose plant that looks great in bedding or containers as well as making a large hanging basket display. Flowers profusely.
Tube: Very short, proportionately thin, pale pink.
Sepals: Fairly broad, baby pink fading lighter towards slightly recurved pale green tips, fully up.
Corolla: Extravagantly wavy and flared, white petals with pink veining towards base.
Parentage: Joy Bielby X Nancy Lou.
Moyra - No. 2629 (E
Full flared 41mm (1 5/8") long x 64mm (2 1/2") wide COROLLA opens white/pale pink (36A) maturing to pale pink (36D)
Fully up 44mm (1 3/4") long x 19mm (3/4") wide SEPALS are pale pink (56C) flushed pink at edges on the upper surface, pink (49B) shading lighter towards green recurved tips
Proportionately medium thickness 8mm (1/4") long x 8mm (1/4") wide cream (158D) TUBE is striped pale green and is proportionately short
STAMENS extend 22mm (7/8") beyond corolla with light pink (62B) filaments and reddish purple (61B) anthers
PISTIL extends 32mm (1 1/4") beyond corolla with pale pink (62D) style and cream (158D) stigma
FOLIAGE is dark green (137A) on the upper surface, medium green (137D) on the lower surface with 44mm long x 32mm wide ovate shaped leaves, acute tips and obtuse bases
Veins are red with brown stems and green branches
PARENTAGE: 'Joy Bielby' x 'Nancy Lou'
Lax upright, stiff basket or standard
Prefers overhead filtered light in a cool climate with best bloom color in filtered light
Tested 5 years in Harrogate and Northampton, England UK
Distinguished by: continuous profuse bloom, blooms do not drop.
|Large (4.5 - 6cm)||#|
|H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C)||#|