Denomination: 'Inclesnabl'
Trade name: Senorita Blanca
Botanical Name: Cleome
Applicant/Holder: InnovaPlant Zierpflanzen GmbH & Co. KG
Postfach 113
Breeder: Silvia Hofmann, InnovaPlant Zierpflanzen GmbH & Co. KG, Gensingen, Germany
Agent in Canada: BioFlora Inc.
38723 Fingal Line
R.R. #1
St. Thomas, Ontario
N5P 3S5
Tel: 519-631-6241
Application Date: 2012-03-22
Application Number: 12-7570
Date Withdrawn: 2015-04-24

Variety Description

Variety used for comparison: 'Inncleosr' (Senorita Rosalita)

Summary: The petal of 'Inclesnabl' is light blue violet with blue pink veins while that of 'Inncleosr' is blue pink with a brighter blue pink mid-section, aging to light blue violet with violet mid-section.


PLANT: upright growth habit, medium density of foliage
STEM: edged shape, light green, very weak anthocyanin colouration at internodes, medium pubescence

LEAF: compound, three to five leaflets
LEAFLET: elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, serrate margin, medium green on upper side, no anthocyanin colouration on upper or lower side, sparse pubescence on upper side between veins, sparse pubescence on lower side
PETIOLE: weak anthocyanin, wings absent

PEDICEL: purple
PETAL: elliptic, light blue violet (whiter than RHS 76D) with blue pink (RHS N74D) veins
STYLE: greyed purple
STIGMA: light greyed purple
FILAMENT: greyed purple
ANTHER: dull yellow

Origin & Breeding History: 'Inclesnabl' originated from a naturally occurring whole plant mutation discovered in France in early 2010, and was further developed by the breeder Silvia Hofmann by cuttings during spring 2010 in Gensingen, Germany. The new variety was selected based on its flower and bud colour.

Tests & Trials: Trials for 'Inclesnabl' were conducted in a polyhouse during the spring of 2013 at BioFlora Inc. in St. Thomas, Ontario. The trial included a total of 20 plants each of the candidate and reference variety. All plants were grown from rooted cuttings and transplanted into 15.2 cm pots on April 17, 2013. Observations and measurements were taken from 10 plants of each variety on May 15, 2013. All colour determinations were made using the 2007 Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Colour Chart.

Comparison table for 'Inclesnabl' with reference variety 'Inncleosr'

Colour of petal (RHS)

  'Inclesnabl' 'Inncleosr'
main whiter than 76D with N74D veins N74D with mid-section brighter than 72C
aged n/a 76D with mid-section N78D

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Cleome: 'Inclesnabl' (left) with reference variety 'Inncleosr' (right)

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Cleome: 'Inclesnabl' (left) with reference variety 'Inncleosr' (right)

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Cleome: 'Inclesnabl' (left) with reference variety 'Inncleosr' (right)

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