Calluna vulgaris

2017


'Asli'

♤ Bud-flowering (Knospenblüher), white, VIII-X; foliage: silvery green; habit: upright, bushy, to 50cm × 50cm after 4 years (pruned). Buds relatively large, pure white; early blooming and long-lasting; very vigorous. A deliberately raised seedling (VL 11-00012); cross made in 2010; selected in September 2011 by J. van Leuven. ® C.2017:01 registered on 20 June 2017 by J. van Leuven, Geldern-Lüllingen, Germany.

 

2016


'Maite'

♤ Bud-flowering (Knospenblüher); buds red (H6): IX-XI; foliage dark green; habit after 3 years to 10cm tall, 30cm across. Deliberately raised cross made and selected by Kurt Kramer: Knospenzwerg 9 (11-58-9). ®C.2016:01 Registered on 21st February 2016 by Kurt Kramer, Edewecht, Germany.

'Finula'

♤Bud-flowering (Knospenblüher); buds lilac (H8): IX-XI; foliage dark green; habit after 3 years to 10cm tall, 30cm across. Deliberately raised cross made and selected by Kurt Kramer; Knospenzwerg 14 (11-58-14). ® C.2016:02 Registered on 21st February 2016 by Kurt Kramer, Edewecht, Germany.

'Mina' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Bud-flowering (Knospenblüher), red; X-XII; foliage very dark black-green; green when young; habit upright, to 50cm tall × 50cm across after 4 years (pruned). “Blüht ab: KW 41. Die schwarzlaubige Sorte ‘Mina’ erhält durch die erst spät erscheinenden roten Knospen ein ganz spezielles Erscheinungsbild.” Deliberately raised seedling, raised in October 2010, selected in October 2011. Named by Johannes van Leuven after his grandmother: “she loved flowers”. ® C.2016:03. Registered on 29th December 2016 by Johannes van Leuven (Geldern, Germany).

'Salome' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Bud-flowering (Knospenblüher), “salmon” (“a new colour in Calluna”); IX-XII; foliage green; habit upright, to 50cm tall × 50cm across after 4 years (pruned). Deliberately raised seedling, raised in September 2011, selected in September 2012. ® C.2016:04. Registered on 29th December 2016 by Johannes van Leuven (Geldern, Germany).

 

2015


'Eko'

Flowers purple (H10), single, small; VIII-X(early); foliage in summer green tinged bronze, bronze more pronounced in young growth; individual leaves very small, and congested on stems; shoots very neatly 4-sided; habit upright, bushy; height 22cm; spread 22cm after 4 years not pruned. Selected from mixed seedlings, raised from open-pollinated plants. "No other cultivar has this combination of foliage and flower colour." Eko means echo in England: "once seen one will recall it". Published in Heather news quarterly 37 (4: Fall 2014): 11 (name only); URL www.heathersociety.org/new-heathers (posted 24 October 2015). ® C.2015.10 registered on 21 September 2015 by Sten-Börje Sörensson, Almvägen 7, 475 51 Hönö, Sweden.

'Judy Wiksten'

Flowers heliotrope (H12), single; IX-X; foliage bright yellow in summer, with bright yellow young growth; habit upright, bushy; height 30cm; spread 30cm across after 4 years. Selected from mixed seedlings, raised from open-pollinated plants. "No other Calluna cultivar as this combination of heliotrope flowers and soft yellow foliage." Judy loved heather and she loved Sweden. She deserved to be commemorated by a beautiful Swedish plant. Published in the Bulletin of The Heather Society 8 (6: Autumn 2015): 10-11, front cover; URL www.heathersociety.org/new-heathers (posted 24 October 2015). ® C.2015.08 registered on 21 September 2015 by Brita Johansson, Musselvägen 3, 46834 Vargön, Sweden.

'Kuliss'

Flowers lavender (H3) with crimson (H13), single; IX-XI; foliage new shoots pink and cream, turning greyish green in summer, foliage and shoots with prominent tomentum of long, somewhat shaggy hairs; stem appearing white; habit upright, bushy; height 50cm; spread 50cm after 5 years. Selected from seedlings raised from open-pollinated plant of 'Tallboy', possibly pollinated by 'Kerstin'. It looks like a vigorous mixture of the two presumed parents. Fantasy name. Published; URL www.heathersociety.org/new-heathers (posted 24 October 2015). ® C.2015.07 registered on 21 September 2015 by Sten-Börje Sörensson, Almvägen 7, 475 51 Hönö, Sweden.

'Lore' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Bud-flowering (Knospenblüher), buds red, small, VIII-X; foliage green; habit: upright; height to 45cm; spread 35cm across after 5 years (not pruned). Later to flower than ‘Loki’; more upright. Deliberately raised seedling, raised before 2010, selected in September 2013. EU-Sortenschutz VL-13-5 (Lore). ® C.2015:01. Registered by Johannes van Leuven (Geldern, Germany).

'Lisann' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Bud-flowering (Knospenblüher), violet; mid VIII-X; foliage silver-green; habit: upright; height 45cm; spread 35cm across after 5 years (not pruned). Later to flower than ‘Loki’; more upright. Deliberately raised seedling, raised before 2010, selected in September 2013. EU-Sortenschutz VL-13-7 (Lisann). ® C.2015:02. Registered by Johannes van Leuven (Geldern, Germany).

'Tegel'

Flowers pale lavender (H3), single; VII(late)-VIII; foliage yellow-green tinted with bronze in summer, with brick-coloured young shoots in spring and early summer; habit bushy, upright, broad; height 30cm; spread 45cm across (pruned) after 4 years. Selected from mixed seedlings, raised from open-pollinated plants. Tegel is Swedish for brick and this alludes to the colour of the springtime foliage. Published; URL www.heathersociety.org/new-heathers (posted 24 October 2015). ® C.2015.09 registered on 21 October 2015 by Sten-Börje Sörensson, Almvägen 7, 475 51 Hönö, Sweden.

'Troy'

Flowers mauve (H2), single; VIII-X; foliage yellow-green in summer; individual leaves minute; habit erect; height 25cm; spread 35cm after 4 years (pruned). Seedling raised in 2011 by Sten-Börje Sörensson. Named by Ann-Marie and Sonny Magnusson after their dog. Published in Heather news quarterly 37 (4: Fall 2014): 11 (name only);  URL www.heathersociety.org/new-heathers (posted 24 October 2015). ® C.2015.11 registered on 28 September 2015 by Sten-Börje Sörensson, Almvägen 7, 475 51 Hönö,, Sweden.

'Zalina' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Bud-flowering (Knospenblüher); small purple (RHS 74 B, H10) buds only after a warm autumn (perhaps in XI); foliage black-green in summer; new growth dark green; habit broad, upright; height 25 cm; spread 30 cm after 3 years. pruned Deliberately raised; cross made in Autumn 2007; selected Autumn 2008, by Kurt Kramer. ® C.2015:03. Registered by Kurt Kramer (Edewecht, Germany).

'Zelia' {Gardengirls®}

Does not produce flowers; foliage light green; habit upright; height 30 cm; spread 25 cm after 3 years; pruned. Deliberately raised; cross made in Autumn 2007; selected Autumn 2010, by Kurt Kramer. ® C.2015:04. Registered by Kurt Kramer (Edewecht, Germany).

'Zoe' {Gardengirls®}

Does not produce flowers; Mature foliage orange to red; young foliage yellow to orange; habit upright; height 30cm; spread 25cm, after 3 years, pruned. Deliberately raised; cross made in Autumn 2007; selected Autumn 2008, by Kurt Kramer. ® C.2015:05.  Registered by Kurt Kramer (Edewecht, Germany).

'Zulu' {Gardengirls®}

Does not produce flowers; foliage black-green in summer; new growth dark green; habit broad, upright; height 30 cm; spread 25 cm after 3 years; pruned. Stated by the registrant to be a girl’s name.  Together with ‘Zeta’ and ‘Zoe’,  'Zulu' creates an excellent Trio - Girls in the colours of the German National Flag. Deliberately raised; cross made in Autumn 2007; selected Autumn 2008, by Kurt Kramer. ® C.2015:06. Registered by Kurt Kramer (Edewecht, Germany).

 

2014


'Emma ' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Flowers-buds white, 4mm long, 1.5mm across; IX-X; foliage dark green with mid-green new growth; habit upright; height 30cm; spread 25cm after 3 years (pruned). Grows without problems in hot summers. PBR granted on 20 January 2011. Deliberately raised seedling made in October 2007 by Helmut Hiedl; selected in October 2008. ® C.2014.03 : registered on 9 January 2014 by Helmut Hiedl, Altrusried-Krugzell, Germany.

'Freya' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Flowers-buds blue-violet (H3 lavender), 4mm long, 1.5mm across; IX-X; foliage dark green with mid-green new growth; habit upright; height 30cm; spread 25cm after 3 years (pruned). PBR granted 27 April 2011. Deliberately raised seedling in October 2005 by Helmut Hiedl; selected in October 2006. ® C.2014.02: registered on 9 January 2014 by Helmut Hiedl, Altrusried-Krugzell, Germany.

'Hilda ' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Flowers buds brilliant violet-blue ( H3 lavender), 4mm long, 1.5mm across; IX-XI; foliage dark green with mid-green new growth; habit upright; height 30cm; spread 25cm after 3 years pruned. Deliberately raised seedling, cross made in October 2005 by Helmut Hiedl; selected in October 2006. ® C.2014.01: registered on 9 January 2914 by Helmut Hiedl, Altrusried-Krugzell, Germany.

'Luisa' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Flowers-buds blue-pink to violet (RHS74C–78C), 4mm long, 1.5mm across; VIII-X; foliage dark green with mid-green new growth; habit upright;  height 30cm' spread 25cm after 3 years (pruned). Early flowering. Deliberately raised seedling, cross made in October 2005 by Helmut Hiedl; selected in October 2006. ® C.2014.04: registered on 9 January 2014 by Helmut Hiedl, Altrusried-Krugzell, Germany.

'Rena' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Flower buds H8, IX-XII; foliage mid-green; habit upright; height 30cm; spread 25cm after 3 years. Sport on 'Hera', found by Kurt Kramer in October 2007. ® C.2014.06: registered on 11 September 2014 by Kurt Kramer, Edewecht-Süddorf, Germany.

'Sarah' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Flowers-buds white, 4mm long, 1.5mm across; IX-XI; foliage light green, in summer with light green new growth, turning light green to yellow in autumn; habit upright; height 30cm; spread 25cm after 3 years (pruned). PBR granted on 20 January 2011. Deliberately raised seedling made in October 2007 by Helmut Hiedl; selected in October 2008. ® C.2014.05: registered on 9 January 2014 by Helmut Hiedl, Altrusried-Krugzell, Germany.

'Selma' {Gardengirls®}

♤ Flowers-buds red, dense;IX-XII. PBR applied for. Deliberately raised seedling, cross made by Helmut Hiedl. ® C.2014.07: registered 29 December 2014 by Helmut Hiedl, Altrusried-Krugzell, Germany