Streptocarpus ‘Franken Blackberry Lace’
Streptocarpus ‘Franken Blackberry Lace’, 2009, IR091103, Frank Davies, UK. (S. ‘Franken Mulberry Lady’ x self). Cross made 2005, planted Jan. 2006 and first flowered Sept. 2006. Fertile but reproducible only vegetatively. Rosette. Leaves medium green, smooth, up to 12 in. long x 3 in. wide, elliptic with crenate margin, acute tip and cordate base. Calyx fused, green, ¼ in. long, Peduncle 8 in. with 3 -5 flowers. Corolla salverform, 2 ¼ in. long x 1 ¼ in. wide, white with blue-black lacing on all lobes, more solidly marked on top of lower three lobes, white throat with dark blue-black stripes. Available from F. Davies.