Schlumbergera Hybrid


NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
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
upper petals crimson rose suffusing silvery carmine-rose throats. Lower petals deeper crimson rose with faint carmine-rose centers at base of petals. Flower length 6.5 cm. Upper width 4.75 cm., lower width 4 cm. Tube length 3 to 3.5 cm. Ovary receptacle 0.6 cm., four ribbed, deep bronze green. Has fuller petals that give more of a reverse umbrella or bell shape than other buckleyi types. Note: does not have the two-tone color or tube shape of S. russelliana. 2) darker in color with better flower and petal shape than either S. x buckleyi 'FF', or cv. 'Holmesby Red' or 'Pale Pink'.. McM&H description: silvery carmine rose throat suffusing crimson rose; outer petals deeper crimson rose with faint silvery carmine rose, filaments very pale silvery violet, pollen whitish grey.
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
crenateE.B. Hoare message to Des Ellery July 27, 1988; E.B. Hoare Notes: A6-1-3; McM&H 1995: 137-138crenate phylloclades. Shy bloomer. Obtained by E.B. Hoare from Mrs. J. Davis, Sydney, 1981.
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