Tuesday, 21 November 2017
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SOTY 2006 Champions



On this Page we announce the winner of the Seedling of the Year [S.O.T.Y.] for 2006 which was picked by 8 Judges from the 16 blooms which remained after the members & affiliates voted from the 3 TPC competitions in 2006.

The winner is Brigitte Dimino [ Fifth Dimension X Kevin Johnson ] and was bred and entered in the competition by Richard Johnson from Tahiti, with an average of 78.57 points, and he wins the Black Pearl kindly donated by himself.

This bloom and together with the next top nine [9] winners will be entrants in the Hibiscus of the Year competition, and will be grown at the 3 trialling stations for next 3 years.

Congratulations to Richard Johnson on winning the Seedling of the Year for 2006.

 

 

These 10 entries will now be entered in the Hibiscus of the Year [HOTY] and grown by the 3 trialling stations for 3 years and then the winner will be chosen for that year.



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Brigette Dimino


Seedling of the Year Winner, with 78.57 points entered by Richard Johnson

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A] Parentage


Fifth Dimension X Kevin Johnson


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


7 tp 9 inches

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


above average


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 days
F] Angle of bloom presen

tation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral to upright



Topaz_Glory_x_Fifth_Dimension3HGommer_30-12-05 Topaz_Glory_x_Fifth_Dimension_2HGommer_30-12-05 Topaz_Glory_x_Fifth_Dimension_1HGommer_30-12-05
 

Second Place with 77.14, entered by Heindrik Gommer

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A] Parentage


Topaz Glory X Fifth Dimension


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to7"


7 inches.

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


average


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral 



Tahitian_Magenta_Star1_RJ_31-12-05 Tahitian_Magenta_Star2_RJ_31-12-05 Tahitian_Magenta_Star3_RJ_31-12-05
 

 

Tahitian Magenta Star


Third Place with 76.29 points, entered by Richard Johnson

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A] Parentage


Grand Hyatt X Impossible Dream


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


 7.5 to 8.5 inches.

 

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


good


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


1 day


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


diagonally upright



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Crimson Starfire


Fourth Place with 75.63 points, entered by Bob Carran

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A] Parentage


Raspberry Parfait X Sun Shower


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


 4.5 inches

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


good


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 to 3 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral 



GrandSlam3BCarran_1-12-05 GrandSlam_2_BCaran1-12-05 GrandSlamBCarran_1-12-05
 

 

Grand Slam


Fifth Place with 75.50 points, entered by Bob Carran

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A] Parentage


Scarlet Angel X Remembrance


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


7 to 8 inches

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


good


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


1 to 2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]



Tahitian_Romance1_RJ_31-12-05 Tahitian_Romance_2RJ_31-12-05 Tahitian_Romance3_RJ_31-12-05
 

 

Tahitian Romance


Sixth Place with 75.43 points, entered by Richard Johnson

X

 

 

A] Parentage


Tahitian Romance
Grand Hyatt X Tahitian Rainbows


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


 7.5 to 8.5 inches.

 

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


average


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral to upright



GatorMagic2_BCarran_27-11-05 GatorMagic3_BCarran_27-11-05 GatorMagicBCarran_27-11-05
 

 

Gator Magic


Seventh Place with 74.88 points, entered by Bob Carran

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A] Parentage

 

Gator Pride X Remembrance


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


6.5 to 7.5 inches

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


good


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


1 to 2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral to down



Fifth_Dimension_x_Lora2HGommer_30-12-05 Fifth_Dimension_x_Lora_1HGommer_30-12-05 Fifth_Dimension_x_Lora_3HGommer_30-12-05
 

Eight Place with 74.86 points, entered by Heindrik Gommer

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A] Parentage


Fifth Dimension X Lora


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


8 to 9 inches.

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


average


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral to upright



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Alluring


Ninth Place with 74.50 points, entered by Bob Carran

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A] Parentage


Al Schleuter X Suncross


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


7 to 8 inches

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


excellent


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


average

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


1 to 2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral 



2004010-1-2_HGommer_30-12-05 2004010-1-3_HGommer_30-12-05 2004010-1HGommer_30-12-05
 

Tenth Place with 74.29 points, entered by Heindrik Gommer

X

 

A] Parentage


[Fifth Dimension X All Aglow] X {Zauberflote X Wallflower]


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


6.5 to 7 inches.

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


average


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral 



REMAINING ENTRANTS



The following entries missed out on being in the HOTY competition for 2006



Antique_Rose_x_Tahitian_Rainbows2_RJ1-5-06 Antique_Rose_x_Tahitian_Rainbows_RJ1-5-06 Antique_Rose_x_Tahitian_Rainbows_3RJ1-5-06
 

Eleventh Place with 72.86 points, entered by Richard Johnson

X

 

A] Parentage


Antique Rose X Tahitian Rainbows


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


7.5 to 8.5

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


average


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


upright



Tahitian_Orange_Majestic1_RJ_31-12-05 Tahitian_Orange_Majestic2_RJ_31-12-05 Tahitian_Orange_Majestic3_RJ_31-12-05
 

Tahitian Orange Majestic

Twelth Place with 72.86 points, entered by Richard Johnson

X

 

A] Parentage


Georgia's Pearl X Fourth of July


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


 7.5 to 8.5 inches.

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


good


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


1 day


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral to upright



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Pillow Talk

Thirteenth Place with 72.50 points, entered by Bob Carran

X

 

A] Parentage


Remembrance X Cele Tinney


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


 6 inches.

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


good


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


1 to 2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral 



Tahitian_Celestial_Beacon2_RJ_31-12-05 Celestial_Beacon1_RJ_31-12-05 Tahitian_Celestial_Beacon3_RJ_31-12-05
 

Tahitian Celestial Beacon

Fourteenth Place with 71.57 points, entered by Richard Johnson

X

 

A] Parentage


Georgia's Pearl X Herm Geller


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


7.5 to 9.5 inches.

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


average


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


lateral to upright



Zauberflote_x_Lady_Cilento3HGommer_30-12-05 Zauberflote_x_Lady_CilentoHGommer_30-12-05 Zauberflote_x_Lady_Cilento_2HGommer30-12-05
 

Fifteenth Place with 71.29 points, entered by Heindrik Gommer

X

 

A] Parentage


Zauberflote X Lady Cilento


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


7 inches

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


good


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 days


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


upright. 



Tahitian_Holiday_x_Georgias_Pearl_RJ1-5-06 Tahitian_Holidays_x_Georgias_Pearl3_RJ1-5-06 Tahitian_Holidays_x_Georgias_Pearl2_RJ1-5-06
 

Sixteenth Place with 68.57 points, entered by Richard Johnson

X

 

A] Parentage


Tahitian Holiday x Georgia's Pearl


B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"]


7.5 to 8.5 inches

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent]


above average


D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal]


reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days]


2 day


F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous]


Upright.