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Some of my favorite minis & semis.

Curlina (A. E. Adams) Single rose pink, faint geneva. Variegated TL. Miniature
Senk's Anemone (D. Senk) Circular bustled foliage. Semiminiature (click pictures for larger view)
Windsome (10116) 08/15/2009 (H. Pittman) Semidouble medium blue/white edge. Medium green, plain. Miniature (DAVS 1508, TX Hyb)

Below is the complete list of Optimara Little Jewels.  Pictures of my plants can be viewed on my Little Jewels Project pages. (opens new window)

Optimara Little Amethyst (6937) 11/19/1988 (Holtkamp) Semidouble-double purple-red/thin white edge. Black-green, ovate, pointed, hairy, glossy, serrated/purple-red back. Miniature

Amethyst Confetti (7555) 09/20/1991 (C. Carter) Single-semidouble chimera purple wasp/wide white stripe. Medium green, heart-shaped, pointed, hairy, glossy. Miniature (in spite of the name this is a registered sport of Apatite)

Optimara Little Apatite (6941) 11/19/1988 (Holtkamp) Single lilac long petals/lighter lilac back. Medium green, heart-shaped, hairy, glossy, serrated. Miniature

Optimara Little Aquamarine (7349) 04/11/1990 (Holtkamp) Single white/blue eye. Medium green, pointed, hairy, serrated. Miniature

Optimara Little Azurite (7915) 07/06/1993 (Holtkamp) Single purple-blue/thin white edge. Medium green, ovate, glossy, hairy, serrated/red back. Miniature

Optimara Blue Topaz (7346) 04/11/1990 (Holtkamp) Single purple-blue. Medium green, pointed, hairy, glossy. Miniature

Optimara Little Coral (Holtkamp) Double two-tone pink Heart-shaped medium green Miniature (User Database)

Optimara Little Crystal (7350) 04/11/1990 (Holtkamp) Single-semidouble white wasp. Medium green, heart-shaped, hairy, glossy. Miniature 

Optimara Little Diamond (6949) 11/19/1988 (Holtkamp) Semidouble white/variable blue center. Medium green, ovate, pointed, hairy, glossy, serrated. Miniature

Optimara Little Emerald (Holtkamp) Semi-double white with dark pink center. Plain, medium green. Miniature (User Database) NOTE--O.L. Emerald is lost as far as I know. The plant seen today is actually a sport of Moonstone and is named Hargow.
Not my photo  
Hargow (9994) 07/12/2008 (L. Lee) Double white star/pink-tinged eye. Light green, spooned, glossy, ruffled. Semiminiature

(This is a registered PINK SPORT of Moonstone)

Optimara Little Fluorite (7490) 02/09/1991 (Holtkamp) Single-semidouble lilac. Dark green, plain, pointed, hairy. Miniature

 Optimara Little Jade (Holtkamp) Double dark pink Plain, dark green. Miniature (User Database)

Optimara Little Kunzite (7351) 04/11/1990 (Holtkamp) Single dark pink two-tone/darker eye. Light green, heart-shaped, hairy, glossy. Miniature

Optimara Little Lapis (7492) 02/09/1991 (Holtkamp) Single blue. Bright green, plain, pointed, hairy. Miniature

Optimara Little Moonstone (7352) 04/11/1990 (Holtkamp) Double white/blue-tinged center. Light green, cupped, hairy, ruffled. Miniature

Optimara Little Opal (6955) 11/19/1988 (Holtkamp) Single white bell/purple-blue center. Light green, longifolia to heart-shaped, hairy, glossy, serrated. Miniature

Optimara Little Pearl (6956) 11/19/1988 (Holtkamp) Single-semidouble blush-white. Medium green, heart-shaped to ovate, pointed, hairy, glossy. Miniature

Optimara Little Rhodonite (7494) 02/09/1991 (Holtkamp) Single-semidouble pink/darker center. Medium green, plain, heart-shaped, hairy. Miniature
(I have no idea if this was a true plant)

Optimara Rose Quartz (6969) 11/19/1988 (Holtkamp) Single-semidouble pink. Medium green, ovate, pointed, glossy, hairy. Miniature

Optimara Little Ruby (6957) 11/19/1988 (Holtkamp) Single-semidouble purple-red. Medium green, ovate, pointed, hairy, glossy. Miniature

Optimara Little Sapphire (6566) 05/25/1987 (Holtkamp) Single light blue two-tone. Medium green, plain. Miniature

Optimara Little Tourmaline (7353) 04/11/1990 (Holtkamp) Semidouble dark pink. Medium green, heart-shaped, hairy, glossy. Miniature

Optimara Little Turquoise (7919) 07/06/1993 (Holtkamp) Semidouble violet-blue. Medium green, ovate, glossy, hairy. Miniature

Optimara Violet Sapphire (7357) 04/11/1990 (Holtkamp) Single purple-blue star. Light green, pointed, hairy, glossy, serrated. Miniature

DOES THIS PLANT STILL EXIST??
Not my photo  

 

 
 

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