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Candy Hearts (Fisher NR)

Photo by Patty Woodbury

Candy Hearts (Fisher NR)

Photo by Bevie Schmidt

Candy Hearts (Fisher NR)

Photo by Bob Axmear

Candy Hearts (Fisher NR)

Photo by Mary Harvey

Candy Hearts (Fisher NR)

Photo by Viktoria Serafin

'Candy Hearts', from Fisher and Ruh (1998), is a nakaiana hybrid. The plant is 31 x 15" with a 19" scape (15-year old clump). The leaves are medium blue-green, shiny on top and dull underneath, with a slightly rippled margin. They are broadly ovate with a cordate base, cupped, and lightly wavy. The tubular flowers are light lavender, striped, and there is no seed set. Sports from 'Candy Hearts' include 'Amber Maiden', 'Heartsong', 'Cupid's Dart', and 'Cupid's Arrow'.