Trudy George

Trudy George

Trudy George

Species japonica
Variety Trudy George (solid pink sport of Ben George)
Bloom Color pink with stripes; prominent spray of stamens, with yellow anthers on cream filaments
Bloom Size very large
Bloom Season mid-season
Growth Habit upright growth
Growth Rate vigorous
Originator/Registered By/Propagator first observed in 2000 by E. Hulyn Smith, Valdosta, Georgia, USA; propagated by Erinon Camellias in Plymouth, Florida, USA
Year Originated first bloomed 2000
Place of Origination Valdosta, Georgia, USA
Seed Parent chance seedling
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=20706
ACS Registration Number 2711
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This C. japonica sport of 'Ben George' was in observed in 2000.
General Bloom The pink 6" + by 2-3" deep single to semidouble flower has showy higo-type stamen clusters, heavy petal texture, yellow anthers, lighter filaments, 37 petals, and 2-3 petaloids. Is suitable for exhibition.
Plant & Leaves Upright, vigorous growth. Is suited for landscaping. Dark green leaves 3.5-4" x 1.5".