|Trade name:||Angelface Pink Improved|
Elsner pac Jungpflanzen GbR
Kipsdorfer Strabe 146
Martin Geibel, Elsner pac Jungpflanzen GbR, Dresden, Germany
|Agent in Canada:||
38723 Fingal Line
St. Thomas, Ontario
|Grant of Rights Date:||2012-08-23|
|Date rights surrendered:||2017-08-23|
Variety used for comparison: 'Car Rasp' (Carita Raspberry)
Summary: The leaves of 'Anpinkim' are longer and wider than those of 'Car Rasp'. 'Anpinkim' differs from 'Car Rasp' in the colour of the upper and lower lips of the corolla lobes. The chamber of 'Anpinkim' is longer and wider than that of 'Car Rasp'. The flower chamber of 'Anpinkim' has medium density of markings while the flower chamber of 'Car Rasp' has dense markings.
PLANT: upright growth habit
SHOOT: weak anthocyanin colouration below the inflorescence
LEAF: medium green on upper side, medium glossiness on upper side
COROLLA LOBES: absent or weak to medium reflexing, no stripes
UPPER LIP OF COROLLA: purple red (RHS 58C-D) with purple red (RHS 58C) towards margin on inner side
LOWER LIP OF COROLLA: purple red (RHS 58C-D) with purple red (RHS 58C) towards margin on inner side, weak undulation of margin
FLOWER CHAMBER: broader than long, purple red markings on inner side, markings medium in intensity and medium in density
FLOWER POUCH: purple red on inner side
NECTARY BULGE: purple red
Origin & Breeding History: The variety 'Anpinkim' originated from an open pollinated cross conducted by the breeder, Martin Geibel, in Dresden, Germany in 2005. The cross was between an unnamed female propriety seedling and the pollen from an unknown propriety seedling. The new variety was selected in 2006 based on flower size, branching characteristics, leaf colour, and early flowering.
Tests & Trials: Trials for 'Anpinkim' were conducted in a polyhouse during the spring of 2011 in St. Thomas, Ontario. The trial included a total of 15 plants each of the candidate and reference varieties. All plants were grown from rooted cuttings and transplanted into 11.5 cm pots on April 27, 2011. Observations and measurements were taken from 10 plants of candidate variety on June 22, 2011 and the reference variety on June 14, 2011. All colour determinations were made using the 2007 Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Colour Chart.
Comparison tables for 'Anpinkim' with reference variety 'Car Rasp'
Leaf length (cm)
Leaf width (cm)
Corolla lobes (RHS)
|upper lip||58C-D with 58C towards margin||64C with 64B towards margin|
|lower lip||58C-D with 58C towards margin||64C|
Flower chamber length (mm)
Flower chamber width (mm)
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