Briggsia ‘Wedert’s Proud’
Briggsia ‘Wedert’s Proud’. 2006, IR06980, Jeff Foederer, Netherlands. (B. musicola x B. speciosa ). Cross made June 2004, planted Sept. 2 004 and first flowered May 2006. Plants sterile and reproducible only vegetatively. Compact basal rosette, all parts of plant are very hairy. Leaves medium green, 7 cm long x 4.5 cm wide, ovate with serrate margin, acute tip and cuneate base. Calyx split, green, 5 mm ling. Peduncle 10 cm long with one or two flowers. Corolla semi-campanulate (bell-shaped), 4.5 cm long x 2.5 cm wide, outside light lilac with dark stripes, inside lilac with light yellow background and light netting.