Year Introduced: 1967
Naturally trailing fuchsia useful and very good for all types of hanging displays. Sometimes sold as Dark Mistery
Tube: Dark rose, aubergine tone, peg top.
Sepals: Dark rose, aubergine tone, horizontal to slightly up, recurved tips.
Corolla: Dark purple aubergine, up to 1/2 flared.
Foliage: Medium green.
Hybridiser: H.A.C. Spierings 1994 NL
Seed parent: Zulu King
Pollen parent: Zulu Queen
NKvF number: 7061
AFS number known in 2016
Flower: single, hanging from a solid winding stem, purple-red / purple 49mm.
Flower Tube: curved tube, diameter round, purple-red 60C, 18x6mm.
Sepals: horizontal position, four-sided symmetry, top variable diameter flat, exterior color and red top pair 60C, 60D Inside, 44x12mm.
Petals: straight crown, bottom view around, not outstanding, the petals are usually formed with a smooth edge and partially pleated, color base pair red light 83B, middle and outskirts 83A purple, pink lining, 20x24mm.
Filament: red, variable length, 46-39mm.
Style: red, 72mm.
Stigma: eggplant, cleft.
Flowering time: usual.
Bud: oblong, tip sideways, angular diameter, two axillary buds per leaf axils, normally open top.
Berry: No data.
Leaf: egg shape, top striker foot stomp, slightly serrated edge, matt appearance, smooth and bumpy, deeper veins, medium green color top, bottom, light green midrib and veins, petiole red.
Growth habit: half hanger.
Growing Method: hanger in the shade, color best in partial shade.
Special features: no data.
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