Schlumbergera Hybrid


NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Adrian RobertsAustralia
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
deep orange red petals with large silvery throats and magenta pink bases. Lower petals orange red with pale silvery magenta-pink centers. Tube pale silvery mauve with red violet petal edge lines present. Upper and lower petals are spatulate with cuspidate pointed tips. Flower length 7.5 cm. Upper width 4 cm., lower width 5 cm. Tube length 3.5 cm. Ovary receptacle 0.6 cm. short, broad three to four angled, yellow green. Flowers mid May to late June/early July (Australia). Flowers fade quickly to pinkish salmon.
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
Cactus & Succulent Journal NSW, December 1987;  E.B. Hoare Notes: A6-6-4; McM&H 1995: 126almost a bicolor. Possibly a form of cv. 'Orange Bicolour' (E.B. Hoare). Edwin Hoare received the plant from Adrian Roberts in 1981.
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