Schlumbergera Hybrid

‘Pink Plume’

NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
'Pink Plume'SRL-Sch-XXXX-0981
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Edwin B. HoareAustraliacross #31/1981Edwin B. Hoare
Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport
Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
'South Orange''Heatwave'1981purple
Flower classFlower formColor compositionFlower size
Petal formRecurvedStamen colorStyle color
Fruit colorFruit edgedFlower descriptionClades color
upper petals are white to pale silvery lavender rose with pale lavender-rose edgings. Lower petals have larger white centers. Flower color pattern can be variable on the same plant. Upper petals are spatulate with acute to pointed tips. Lower petals spatulate to sagittate with cuspidate tips. Tube is very pale silvery lavender rose. Flower length 8 cm. Width 3.5 cm. Tube length 3.5 cm. Ovary receptacle 1 cm., five angled, opaque yellow greener at the top, purplish at the base. Normal to butterfly shaped flowers. Blooms early April to mid June (Australia).
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
E.B. Hoare Notes: A6-4-4; CSJNSW June 1993; McM&H 1995: 135-136
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