Schlumbergera Hybrid



NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Alfred GräserGermanyAlfred Gräser
Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport
Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
pod parent unknownpollen parent unknownred
Flower classFlower formColor compositionFlower size
Petal formRecurvedStamen colorStyle color
Fruit colorFruit edgedFlower descriptionClades color
flower color is variable, a vibrant currant red, RHS 44a–46a. The description from the 1977 Wisely Trials stated the flower color as RHS 43A with lower half silvery white flushed with a red purple RHS 74D (pink). The pink flush probably indicated temperature sensitivity. Tube is white. McM&H. stated it was early flowering. Flower length is 5.7 cm., diameter is 5 cm.
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
Gartenwelt 58: 55–56 (1958); McM&H 1995: 108; Wisleyvigorous, spreading pendant growth habit. Phylloclades are 5 cm. - 6.4 cm. in length. Prone to segment drop.
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