Shirley Estes

Shirley Estes

Shirley Estes

Species hybrid
Variety Shirley Estes
Bloom Color white and is stated to have white anthers
Bloom Size medium
Bloom Season mid-season
Growth Habit upright and dense growth
Growth Rate average
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Hyman R. Norsworthy; propagated by Glenn Read Nursery of Lucedale, Mississippi, USA
Year Originated first bloomed 2000
Place of Origination Beaumont, Texas, USA
Pollen Parent C. japonica ‘Colonial Dame’
Seed Parent ‘Jury’s Yellow’ X Homeyer’s 257: ‘Elizabeth Boardman
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=18624
ACS Registration Number 2691
General Bloom 3.75" bloom has unique color with unique and consistent form and is suitable for exhibition and landscape
Plant & Leaves Plant has landscape possibilities. Dark green leaves are 3 x 1.5 inches
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 2000