Aphrodite

Aphrodite

Aphrodite

Species sasanqua
Variety Aphrodite
Bloom Color white, edged with magenta pink, and often has a peach-pink bud center
Bloom Size medium
Bloom Season early to mid-season
Growth Habit dense, upright growth
Growth Rate average
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Robert Green; propagated by Green Nurseries of Fairhope, Alabama
Year Originated first bloomed 1999
Place of Origination Fairhope, Alabama, USA
Seed Parent A seedling of C. hiemalis 'Mine-no-yuki'
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=987
ACS Registration Number 2647
General Bloom 3.5" bloom has numerous petals, wavy and ruffled edged. It has a unique flower form.
Plant & Leaves Dark green leaves are 2.25 x 1 inches
Age/First Bloom/Introduced First bloomed in 1997 and commercially introduced in 2004