Schlumbergera Hybrid



NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Rudolph ZenneckGermany
Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport
Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
S. truncata var. delicata'Monsieur Ed. Andre'red
Flower classFlower formColor compositionFlower size
Petal formRecurvedStamen colorStyle color
Fruit colorFruit edgedFlower descriptionClades color
large sized flowers are bright orange red suffusing ever so slightly in their centers. Throats are white. Tubes are white. A magenta-pink stigma is held barely above the yellow pollen coated anthers. Size 6.4 cm. - 7.6 cm. length, 5 cm. diameter.
Clades sizePhylloclades formReferenceComments
Gartenwelt 53: 165–166 (1953); McM&H 1995: 117phylloclades 5 cm. - 6.4 cm. length. Introduced by Hermann Königer nursery, Aalen in 1953. One of the best cultivars (Horobin). Also called 'Königer's Weihnachtsfreude'.
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