Schlumbergera Hybrid

‘Betty Mireau’


NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
'Betty Mireau'SRL-Sch-2022-0024Lee Gordon Goodfellow
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Lee Gordon GoodfellowCanadaLG29Lee Gordon Goodfellow
Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport
Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
'Little Coconut Cream''Louanna Lunde'2017orange
Flower classFlower formColor compositionFlower size
Petal formRecurvedStamen colorStyle color
Fruit colorFruit edgedFlower descriptionClades color
ventral petals recurve, dorsal and side petals open. Petal size tiers with apical petals the smallest, increasing in size down the flower length. Basal petals smaller than mid-length petals. Magenta-pink stigma sits among the yellow anthers. Tube is silvery white. Lower inner throat of flower is silvery white. Flower color is darker along the marginal edge. Color begins fading about the fifth day. Flower is slightly smaller than normal, but appears large because of the small phylloclades.
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
XScrenateSRL Registrationgrowth habit is small and lush. Plant is a minature type. Named in memory of Betty Mireau, a teaching colleague and gardening enthusiast who taught school in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.
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