Sporting Class

Sporting Class

Sporting Class

Species japonica
Variety Sporting Class
Bloom Color white with flecks, streaks and petals of dark coral pink, medium pink and light pink; mixed throughout in an irregular pattern
Bloom Size medium
Bloom Season early
Growth Habit
Growth Rate average
Originator/Registered By/Propagator originated by John M. Davy, Milton, Florida, USA; propagated by Panhandle Select, LLC of Milton, Florida, USA
Year Originated first bloomed 1985
Place of Origination Pace, Florida, USA
Seed Parent chance seedling
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=19343
ACS Registration Number 2757
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This 30 year old chance C. japonica seedling first bloomed in 1985.
General Bloom The 3.5" peony-form flowers are white with flecks, streaks and petals of dark coral pink. Anthers have a yellow tint and filaments are yellow. It is a profuse bloomer. The flowers fall in one piece and are consistent in form. It is suitable for exhibition. It won Best Seedling in the Pensacola Show in 2006.
Plant & Leaves Plant is upright/spreading with dense growth and average growth rate. It has landscape potential. Dark green leaves 4" by 2.25".