Schlumbergera Hybrid


NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport
Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
pod parent unknownpollen parent unknownpurple
Flower classFlower formColor compositionFlower size
Petal formRecurvedStamen colorStyle color
Fruit colorFruit edgedFlower descriptionClades color
large iridescent dark mauve to pink blooms. Ovary receptacle 5 sided, yellowish green. Upper petals bright magenta with silvery magenta-pink bases and orange-red petal tips. Lower petals carmine rose with coppery orange centers and reverses. Throats are magenta pink. Flower length 7 cm. Width 6 cm. Tube length 3.5 cm. Ovary receptacle 0.8 cm., five ribbed, yellowish brown to amber green. Flowers are reverse umbrella shape. Blooms late June to early August (Australia). Note: 1) 'Supreme' is a bigger brighter flower than cv. 'Bahai', being bright magenta to 'Bahai's' deep reddish magenta & silvery magenta flush to petal faces. McM&H description: dark red violet, tube silvery red violet.
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
Des Ellery Note Card Z35; CSJNSW September 1983; E.B.Hoare Notes: A6 -2-3 - A6--2-4; McM&H 1995: 138large, crenate apple green phylloclades. Very vigorous growth. Ideal basket type. Possibly a renaming of the cv. 'Allegro' by Buena Vista Nursery.
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