Denomination: 'KIE01019'
Trade name: Painted Paradise Orange Improved
Botanical Name: Impatiens
Applicant/Holder: Ecke Ranch BV
Postbus 26, 2678 ZG
De Lier
Breeder: Ludwig Kientzler, Gensingen, Germany
Agent in Canada: BioFlora Inc.
38723 Fingal Line
R.R. #1
St. Thomas, Ontario
N5P 3S5
Tel: 519-631-6241
Application Date: 2003-04-04
Application Number: 03-3534
Grant of Rights Date: 2005-11-08
Certificate Number: 2259
Date rights surrendered: 2013-10-31

Variety Description

Varieties used for comparison: 'Fisnics Dark Salmon' (Sonic Dark Salmon 2003) and 'KIE01997' (Painted Paradise Red Improved)

Summary: 'KIE01019' has a taller plant height than the reference varieties and a wider plant width than 'Fisnics Dark Salmon'. 'KIE01019' has a longer leaf than 'Fisnics Dark Salmon'. 'KIE01019' has variegated leaves while 'Fisnics Dark Salmon' has solid dark green leaves. 'KIE01019' has lighter red orange flower colour, a larger flower diameter and a larger eye zone than 'KIE01997'. 'KIE01019' has a longer pedicel length than the reference varieties.


'KIE01019' is a New Guinea Impatiens variety with medium to strong anthocyanin colouration on the upper third of the shoot. The leaf has a medium length to width ratio and is variegated. The main colour of the upper side of the leaf blade is dark green and the secondary colour is yellow with red. There is medium to strong anthocyanin on the midrib on the upper side of the leaf. The lower side of the leaf is red in colour between the veins. The lower side of the leaf blade has strong anthocyanin on the midrib and veins. The petiole is medium in length and has medium to strong anthocyanin on the upper side.

'KIE01019' has single orange red flowers with a medium to large pink eye zone. The incision on the lower petal is deep and the lower petal is medium in length. The upper petal is wide in width. The pedicel and spur have weak to medium anthocyanin and the spur has a medium curvature.

Origin & Breeding History: 'KIE01019' was the result of a controlled cross, made in Gensingen, Germany. The variety was selected in 1999 for its large orange red flowers and variegated foliage.

Tests & Trials: 'KIE01019' was tested in a greenhouse during the spring and summer of 2004, in St. Thomas, Ontario. Trials included 15 plants of the candidate and reference varieties. Rooted cuttings were planted into 6cm cells in week 19 and transplanted into 15cm pots in week 25. Observations and measurements were taken from 10 plants of each variety on August 5, 2004. Colour determinations were made using the 2001 RHS Colour Chart.

Comparison tables for 'KIE01019' with reference varieties 'Fisnics Dark Salmon' and 'KIE01997'

Plant height (cm)

  'KIE01019' 'Fisnics Dark Salmon' 'KIE01997'
mean 19.4 12.2 12.9
std. deviation 1.00 0.73 0.95

Plant width (cm)

  'KIE01019' 'Fisnics Dark Salmon' 'KIE01997'
mean 28.9 22.8 27.2
std. deviation 1.72 1.33 1.42

Leaf length (cm)

  'KIE01019' 'Fisnics Dark Salmon' 'KIE01997'
mean 10.8 8.7 11.1
std. deviation 1.19 0.32 0.55

Flower diameter (cm)

  'KIE01019' 'Fisnics Dark Salmon' 'KIE01997'
mean 7.2 7.0 6.2
std. deviation 0.18 0.24 0.14

Main colour of petal (RHS)

  'KIE01019' 'Fisnics Dark Salmon' 'KIE01997'
upper side 40B 40A 44B
lower side 41C 41B 44C

Pedicel length (cm)

  'KIE01019' 'Fisnics Dark Salmon' 'KIE01997'
mean 7.6 4.7 4.1
std. deviation 0.92 0.16 0.24
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