River Farm Beauty

River Farm Beauty

River Farm Beauty

ACS Registration Number 2629
General Bloom 3 1/2" bloom has yellow anthers and creamy filaments and 24 petals and 6 petaloids
Plant & Leaves Dark green leaves are 3 x 1 1/2 inches
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 22 year old chance seedling first bloomed in 1992 and was commercially introduced in 2006
Species japonica
Variety River Farm Beauty
Bloom Color bright crimson red
Bloom Size medium
Bloom Season mid-season to late
Growth Habit dense growth
Growth Rate slow
Hardiness Zone cold hardy to minus 5° F
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated by Dr William L. Ackerman, Ashton, Maryland; propagated by Bennett’s Creek Nursery
Year Originated first bloomed 1992
Place of Origination Ashton, Maryland, USA
Pollen Parent C. japonica ‘Variety Z’
Seed Parent C. japonica ‘Mrs. Bertha A. Harms’
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=17108