Schlumbergera Hybrid



NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Des & Merriel ElleryAustralia
Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport
Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
pod parent unknownpollen parent unknownorange
Flower classFlower formColor compositionFlower size
Petal formRecurvedStamen colorStyle color
Fruit colorFruit edgedFlower descriptionClades color
orange peach with silvery magenta pink throat. Lower petals orange red with deep rosy magenta pink throats. Tube is silvery white. Stigma lobes are spread. Upper petals are lanceolate with pointed tips. Lower petals are sagittate with acute tips. Flower length 9.5 cm. Upper width 3 cm., lower width 4.5 cm. Tube length 3.5 cm. Ovary 1 cm., upturned, yellow. Normal shaped flowers. Blooms mid/late May to late June (Australia). Note: Hoare's article in Cactus Succulent Journal New South Wales, June 1987 cited: flower length 8.5 cm., width 6 cm. Deeper petal color and more pinkish tube than cv. 'Pale Apricot' sold by R&C Metcalfe.
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
Cactus & Succulent Journal NSW, June 1987: 12-13; E.B. Hoare's Notes: A6-6-5; McM&H 1995: 135an open growing semi-trailing plant of medium size.
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