Lois Boudreaux

Lois Boudreaux

Lois Boudreaux

Species reticulata
Variety Lois Boudreaux
Bloom Color dark rose pink flowers
Bloom Size medium
Bloom Season midseason
Growth Habit upright and dense growth
Growth Rate average
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Hyman R. Norsworthy; propagated by Glenn Read Nursery of Lucedale MS
Year Originated first bloomed 1995; registered 2003
Place of Origination Beaumont, Texas
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=12138
ACS Registration Number 2589
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This 12-year-old C. reticulata hybrid chance seedling from 'Pop Gee' first bloomed in 1995.
General Bloom The dark rose pink semidouble to loose peony flowers have yellow anthers and white filaments with 30-35 petals and measure 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 inches untreated and 5 x 3 1/2 inches untreated. The long-lasting flowers have heavy petal texture and consistent form with little or no variation. Flower is suitable for exhibition and won provisional seedling certificate by Coushatta Camellia Society on January 9, 1999.
Plant & Leaves Plant is upright and dense with average growth rate. Flowers fall in one piece. Dark green leaves are 3 x 2 inches.