Bette Jean Daugharty

Bette Jean Daugharty

Bette Jean Daugharty

Year Registered 2009
ACS Registration Number 2781
Species reticulata
Variety Bette Jean Daugharty
Bloom Color Light or clear pink with golden anthers and yellow filaments.
Bloom Size very large 6" x 3 1/2" [7" x 3 1/2" treated]
Bloom Season Midseason to Late
Growth Habit he plant habit is upright.
Growth Rate The growth rate is vigorous.
General Bloom The plant is a profuse bloomer. The flowers fall in one piece, have heavy petal texture and a special fluorescence or sheen and are long lasting, and consistent in form. The flowers are very frosted, with tall heavy petals.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 8-year old plant first bloomed in 2005
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 4 1/2" x 2 1/2". The plant is suitable for exhibition use.
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated, registered and propagated by E. Hulyn Smith of Valdosta, Georgia.
Place of Origination Valdosta, Georgia, USA
Pollen Parent C. reticulata 'Nita McRae'
Seed Parent C. reticulata 'Suzanne Withers'
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=1999
Hardiness Zone