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Hibiscus: New hybrid seedlings.....FINALLY!

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Eclipse
Norwalk, IA
(Zone 5b)

September 4, 2012
6:12 PM

Post #9265072

Two new seedlings blooming today in our Brazilian heat and humidity. First one is one I named H. "Dust storm" A strange combination of colors.gold edge,brownish green overlay,silver eye, and a pale pink center. 6 1/2 inch flower so far.pure yellow/ gold on the reverse.

Kyle :-)

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Eclipse
Norwalk, IA
(Zone 5b)

September 4, 2012
6:18 PM

Post #9265075

The second one is a double of good texture.Good upright growth habit.I have it trained as a tree.Flowers are 6 inches across and very full.Combination of yellow/orange mix. I named this one...H. "Pele's Desire" Only bad thing is that the flowers are only single day blooms.But lots of buds.

Kyle :-)

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Beach_Barbie
Kure Beach, NC
(Zone 9a)

September 5, 2012
5:11 PM

Post #9266275

Wow, gorgeous!
What are the parents?
Barb
Eclipse
Norwalk, IA
(Zone 5b)

September 5, 2012
5:30 PM

Post #9266307

#1 is tigerama X Chocolate High

#2 is Pink Frost X Heartbreak Hotel

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Beach_Barbie
Kure Beach, NC
(Zone 9a)

September 6, 2012
5:33 PM

Post #9267408

Niiiice!!!

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