Schlumbergera Hybrid



NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Edwin B. HoareAustraliacross #28/1981Edwin B. Hoare
Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport
Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
'Heatwave''Purple King'1981purple
Flower classFlower formColor compositionFlower size
Petal formRecurvedStamen colorStyle color
Fruit colorFruit edgedFlower descriptionClades color
long pointed curved buds open dark carmine violet with very small silvery throat, bright magenta edge on petal bases. Lower petals carmine violet with magenta-pink throats. Tube and filaments silvery magenta pink. Pollen pinkish pale grey. Ovary receptacles are slightly ridged. Flowers early July (Australia).
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
E.B. Hoare message to Des Ellery July 26, 1988; Cactus & Succulent Journal NSW, June 1992; McM&H 1995: 128; SRL Team# 26 seedling from this cross. Medium green phylloclades have 3 small to rudimentary dentations along each margin. Areole notches are shallow.
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