Rhythm and Blues


HISTORY

Available from several nurseries in UK and Europe.
Raised by Harrie Verduin in Holland in the 1990’s and sold in 2005.
Distributed by Darwin Plants throughout Europe.

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ASSESSMENT

Good deep red colour with silvery contrast.
Very attractive.
Makes a good garden plant with strong stems.

Height of Plant

Medium - 61-80cm

Flowering Time

Mid-season - 16th-31st July

THE PANICLE
  colour Strong reddish-purple
  shape Rhomboidal 
  length Long - 26-35cm
  width Medium - 11-20cm
  density Moderately dense
  Lowest branch
    angle of branching
45°
    length
22cm
    density of flowers Moderately dense
THE FLOWER
  diameter Very small - 1-2mm
  Petal
    colour Strong reddish-purple
    shape Linear
    diameter Very small - 1-2mm
  Sepal colour Silvery
  Filament colour Strong reddish-purple
  Carpel colour Strong reddish-purple
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THE LEAF
  size   20cm wide x 24cm long  
  colour   Mid-green  
  nodes colour   Red  
  stem colour   Green  
  Terminal Leaflet
    surface Matt
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