Clown

Clown

Clown

Year Registered 1960
ACS Registration Number 508
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=3679

A 6-year-old chance japonica seedling, which first bloomed in 1957, originated and propagated by Julington Nurseries of  Jacksonville, Florida.

Bloom: The 3 to 4 inches in diameter by 1.5 to 2 inches deep peony form flowers are vary from rose red, clear red to dark red and white. The formation and coloring of these flowers are unusual. Colors are in fine stripes. The center is composed of many small petals and petaloids and short stamens, interspersed with larger petals to curved like rabbit ears. These larger petals also surround the center. Light yellow stamens.

Plant: Growth habit average, medium rapid in rate.

Leaves:  The dark green leaves average 5 inches in length

Bloom season: Midseason.