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Richita

  • Corolla opening color : violet (90C)
  • Corolla mature color : purple (78B)
  • Corolla shape : bell shape
  • Corolla silhouette : one quarter flared
  • Petal margins : wavy
  • Corolla dimensions : 28mm long x 31mm wide

  • Petaloid color :
  • Petaloid dimensions :
  • Sepal color upper : rose (52C)
  • Sepal color lower :
  • Sepal shape : fully up twisted
  • Sepal tips : recurved
  • Sepal dimensions : 48mm long x 10mm wide

  • Tube color : rose (52C)
  • Tube shape : medium
  • Tube dimensions : 13mm long x 6mm wide
  • Stamens : 18mm below corolla
  • Filaments : rose (55B)
  • Anthers : purple (71A)

  • Pistil : 38mm below corolla
  • Style : pink (55C)
  • Stigma : dark rose (55A)
  • Foliage color upper side : medium green (146A)
  • Foliage color lower side : yellow green (146C)
  • Leaf dimensions : 58mm long x 28mm wide

  • Leaf shape : lanceolate
  • Leaf edge : serrulate
  • Leaf tip : acute
  • Leaf base : rounded

  • Veins : dark rose (67C)
  • Stems : red purple (67A)
  • Branches : red purple (67A)
  • Flower : single
  • Flower size :
  • Flower display :
  • Flower bud : Long pointed
  • Habitus : small lax upright or stiff trailer
  • Suitable as :
  • Light/Climate : full sun in a cool climate, cold weather hardy to 34°F
  • Optimal light conditions : bright light
  • Remarks :
  • Tested : 6 years in N.E. England and introduced by E. & T. Ord and Sons
  • Distinguished by : profuse continuous blooms held clear of foliage, bloom color combination
  • Named : After my son Richard and his wife Rita
  • Awards :
  • Habit of growth : Bushy, upright, floriferous. Requires little pinching. Flowers held well clear of foliage. Makes a good bush and standard. Show potential.
  • Apparent inherited characteristics : Corolla shape shows the influence of the immediate seed parent, BLUE ELF. Sepal shape is similar to CITATION.
  • AFS : 2959
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