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
orange lavender with an orange midstripe. Petal bases are silvery with bright magenta edging along lower bases. Lower petals less silvery with broad orange centers. Tube is very pale silvery magenta pink. Upper petals sagittate with acute tips. Lower petals lanceolate with acute tips. Flower length 8 cm. Upper width 4.5 cm, lower width 3.5 cm. Tube length 3.5 cm. Ovary receptacle 1 cm., four ribbed or angled, bronze hue. Flowers late June to mid July (Australia).
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
E.B. Hoare message to Des Ellery July 26, 1988; E.B. Hoare Notes: A6-6-4 - 6-5; Cactus & Succulent Journal NSW, June 1992; McM&H 1995: 128seedling # 24 in this cross.
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