Schlumbergera Hybrid

‘Orange Wings’

NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
'Orange Wings'SRL-Sch-XXXX-0924
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Des & Merriel ElleryAustralia
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
orange red flowers with silvery mauve centers and throats. Lower petals have small silvery areas with rosy hue to the reverse sides. Tube is silvery rosy mauve pink. Upper petals spatulate with cuspidate tips. Lower petals lanceolate with obtuse tips. Flower length 7 cm. Upper width 5 cm. Lower width 4.5 cm. Tube length 3 cm. Ovary receptacle 0.6 cm., upturned, four to five angled, amber green. flowers normal shape. Flowers mid May to mid June (Australia). Des Ellery description: butterfly type, bright orange petals which lay back like wings.
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
Des Ellery Note Card No, 59; E.B. Hoare Notes: A6-6-7; Cactus & Succulent Journal NSW, June 1987: 12-13; McM&H 1995: 135open, straggly grower. Des Ellery described the plant as Truncata type with a good flower and plant shape. Phylloclades are narrow.
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