KLEP04133

Pelargonium

Denomination: 'KLEP04133'
Trade name: Sunset Boulevard
Botanical Name: Pelargonium ×hortorum
Applicant/Holder: Klemm, Nils
Hanfäcker 10
70378
Stuttgart
Germany
Breeder: Nils Klemm, Stuttgart, Germany
Agent in Canada: BioFlora Inc.
38723 Fingal Line
R.R. #1
St. Thomas, Ontario
N5P 3S5
Canada
Tel: 519-631-6241
Application Date: 2004-03-24
Application Number: 04-4138
Date Withdrawn: 2010-07-15

Variety Description

Description:

PLANT: medium to tall height, medium width
STEM: green, thin to medium thickness

LEAF: long, broad, weak to medium lobing, open to closed base, medium green upper side, no variegation, very weak green leaf zone, bicrenate margin, shallow depth margin incisions, weak undulation of margin

FLOWER BUD: round
INFLORESCENCE: medium number of inflorescences, medium length peduncle, medium to large diameter, medium to high number open florets, mid-season flowering
FLORET: medium diameter, double, medium number of petals, entire margin
UPPER PETAL: narrow to medium width, upper side white (RHS 155D) at margin and red pink (RHS 49A) in middle, lower side white (RHS 157D), no markings, no white zone at base
LOWER PETAL: upper side white (RHS 155D) at margin and white (RHS 157D) in middle, white (RHS 157D) lower side, very weak striped markings
INNER PETAL: upper side red pink (RHS 52D) and white (RHS 155D), no markings present
PEDICEL: medium length, green to partly light red in middle third, no swelling

Origin & Breeding History: 'KLEP04133' originated from a controlled pollination between two unknown seedlings, made in Stuttgart, Germany in 2000. The new variety was selected in 2001 as a single plant from the resultant progeny, based on criteria for plant habit and flower colour. 'KLEP04133' was evaluated in greenhouse trials during January to May, 2002. The variety was assessed for plant growth, plant habit, pot performance, flower quality and early flowering. Outdoor trials were conducted during May to September 2002 to assess outdoor performance, flower quality, flower quantity and tolerance to weather and diseases.

Tests & Trials: The detailed description of 'KLEP04133' is based on the UPOV Report of Technical Examination, application number PEL 1998, purchased from the Bundessortenamt in Hannover, Germany. The trials were conducted by the Bundessortenamt in 2008. Colour determinations were made using the 2001 Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Colour Chart.

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KLEP04133
Pelargonium: 'KLEP04133'

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