Joan Holden

Joan Holden

Joan Holden

Species japonica
Variety Joan Holden
Bloom Color blush rose with deeper rose striping and speckles with yellow anthers and creamy yellow stamens
Bloom Size large
Bloom Season early to midseason
Growth Habit upright growth
Growth Rate average
Hardiness Zone
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Alfred M. Holden
Year Originated first bloomed 2002; registered 2008
Place of Origination Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=9958
ACS Registration Number 2734
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This chance C. japonica seedling first bloomed in 2002.
General Bloom The 4.5 x 2", blush rose with deeper rose striping and speckles, hose-in-hose semidouble flower has yellow anthers and creamy yellow filaments. The flowers have 13 petals and 4 petaloids and are consistent with heavy petal texture and are suitable for exhibition.
Plant & Leaves Plant is upright and open with average growth rate. Dark green, 3.075 x 1.5".