Fotograven GB

Sources:

 

hybridizers archive M. A. Soeters

Hans van der Post

Fuchsias: book H.J. de Graaf 1997

Municipality of Lisse Monuments

Association Oud Lisse

NKvF

 

 

Our big thanks go to Jan and Hermine Workel, and of course Herman and Loeky de Graaff for their many hours of checking and correcting work.

Without them, writing was a lot more complicated.

The photos on the pages are made by:

1 -A life dedicated to the Fuchsia:

 

S. van Schaik: Familiewapen family de Graaff -

book Fuchsias - Diplôme d'Honneur

H.J. de Graaff: Wajang

J. van der Post: Galadriel

Fuchsiana: Herman with Dilpôme d'Honneur

Other photos: various websites

 

3 - The initial period as a fuchsia hybridizer:

 

H.J. de Graaff: F. excorticata - F. paniculata - Flim-Flam - Je Maintiendrai - Loeky - Troika Machu Picchu - Mia van der Zee - Northhumbrian Pipes

S. Loef: La Campanella - Joy Patmore

S. van Schaik: F. fulgens var. speciosa

MAS (photo archive M. A. Soeters): Impudence - Loeky

Ting-a-Ling - Greenpeace winter

J. van der Post: Greenpeace summer - Space Shuttle

5 - The Triphylla cultivars:

 

H.J. de Graaff: Brilliant Star - Garuda - Grand Cru

Hidden Treasure - Insulinde - John Wright - Ursula

Victorian Candlestick

J. van der Post: Maori Pipes - Smoky

S. Loef: Insulinde

MAS (photo archive M. A. Soeters): John Maynard Scales

 

7 - The eggplant-colored cultivars:

 

terrain.net.nz: F. presscandens - F. excorticata

MAS (photo archive M. A. Soeters): Haute Cuisine

H.J. de Graaff: Dark Venus - De Berckt - Foolke - Satchmo

Highland Pipes - Purper Klokje - War Pipes

 

 

9 - Naming and distribution:

 

alchetron.com: François Villon

Other websites: Image Garuda - Lady Fortuna

S. van Schaik: Edwin's Choice - "Hyacinths" Bill

H.J. de Graaff: Bohemian - Dana Jolie - Flirt - Insulinde

"Apotheosis" - Loeky - Petite Fleur - Shocking Blue - Tsjiep

Twiggy - Uillean Pipes - Zulu King - Zwarte Dit

MAS (photo archive M. A. Soeters): Herman de Graaff

 

2 - Hybridizing, From aspiring fuchsia hybridizer to

Fuchsiagoeroe:

 

J. van der Post: Troika

S. Loef: Minirose

H.J. de Graaff: Inverted Fuchsia

Fuchsiana: Herman de Graaff

 

4 - The 'Rosea' period:

 

S. Loef: Rosea

H.J. de Graaff: Maori Pipes - Aafje - Kolibrie - Tsjiep - Zyzy

Piet Hein - Tempo Doeloe - Dark Venus

S. van Schaik: F. lycioides - Mood Indigo

MAS (photo archive M.A. Soeters): F.magellanica var. gracilis

J. van der Post: Pukkie - Venus Victrix

6 - The dish-shaped cultivars:

 

H.J. de Graaff: Gerharda's Lucia - Houpelande - L 'Ingenue Look Twice - Mallemolen

J. van der Post: Loeky

8 - The Masterclass period, the pantri hybrids:

 

J. van der Post: F. triphylla

MAS (photo archive M. A. Soeters): Euruption

H.J. de Graaff: F. paniculata - Gerharda's Panache - Pan

Nonchalance - Pandean Pipes - Panique - Senang

Small Pipes - Summer Daffodil

S.M. van Schaik: Poetry

10 - he cultivars of H.J. de Graaff:

 

J. van der Post: Belle de Lisse - Adorable