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Zulu King

TUBE

  • Tube color : red purple (61B)
  • Tube shape : medium thickness, long
  • Tube dimensions : 20mm long x 4mm wide

SEPALS

  • Sepal color upper : red purple (61B)
  • Sepal color lower :red purple (66B)
  • Sepal shape :half down
  • Sepal tips :recurved
  • Sepal dimensions :30mm wide x 5.5mm wide

COROLLA

  • Corolla opening color : between dark and very dark purple (86A-187A)
  • Corolla mature color :very dark purple (187A)
  • Corolla shape : long slender
  • Corolla silhouette : no flare
  • Petal margins : ±toothed
  • Corolla dimensions :18mm long x 15mm wide
  • Petaloid color :
  • Petaloid dimensions :

STAMENS and PISTIL

  • Stamens : extend 18mm below corolla
  • Filaments : red purple (61B)
  • Anthers : purple (71A)
  • Pistil : 30mm below corolla
  • Style : red purple (61B)
  • Stigma : dark red purple (61A)

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Flower : single
  • Flower size : medium
  • Flower display :
  • Flower bud : Long narrow
  • Habitus : stiff basket
  • Hardiness: H2
  • Height :
  • Suitable as :
  • Light/Climate : filtered light, heat tolerant if shaded
  • Optimal light conditions : filtered light
  • Remarks : Award of Merit, VKC Aalsmeer, The Netherlands
  • Named :
  • Lookalikes :
  • Year (of registration) : 1991
  • Year of Introduction:
  • Year of hybridisation:
  • Breeder : de Graaff Herman J.
  • Country : The Netherlands
  • Tested : 4 years in Lisse, The Netherlands
  • Distinguished by : corolla color and bloom shape
  • AFS : 2868
  • NBFK :
  • NKvF : 3017
  • BFS :

FOLIAGE

  • Foliage color upper side : medium green (137B)
  • Foliage color lower side : light olive green (147C)
  • Leaf dimensions : 75mm long x 23mm wide
  • Leaf shape : lanceolate
  • Leaf margin : slightly serrulate (finely toothed)
  • Leaf tip : acute
  • Leaf base : acute
  • Pubescence :
  • Veins : red purple to green
  • Stems : red purple
  • Branches : red purple to green