Black Tie

Black Tie

Black Tie

Year Registered 1975
ACS Registration Number 1358
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=2213

This 12-year-old chance japonica seedlingt first bloomed in 1968 and was originated by Spencer C. Walden, Jr. of Albany, Georgia and propagated by Beard Nursery and Wilkes Nursery of Moultrie, Georgia. It was registered with the American Camellia Society in 1975.

Bloom: The formal doublebloom is dark red with 60 petals. The average size is 3" in diameter and 3.5" inches in depth. Resembles a rose bud, long lasting.

Plant: Growth is upright, open, medium in rate

Leaves: Dark green leaves measure 3" in length and 1.5" in width.

Blooms: Midseason.