Fenyu (Shanghai)

Fenyu (Shanghai)

Fenyu (Shanghai)

Year Registered 2009
ACS Registration Number 2753
Species sasanqua
Variety Fenyu (Shanghai)
Bloom Color White centered, edged pink (Red-purple group, RHS 68A or 68B). It has yellow anthers and light yellow filaments.
Bloom Size small to medium 3" x 1 1/4"
Bloom Season Early
Growth Habit The plant habit is dense.
Growth Rate The growth rate is average.
General Bloom The bloom consists of about 20 petals. The plant is a profuse bloomer. The flower is fragrant and long lasting. The flower first opens as a rose form double with pink color.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 21-year-old plant first bloomed in 1992
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 1 3/4" x 1". The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated by Jian-Guo Fei, Yong-hong Hu, Ya-li Zhang of Shanghai, China and registered and propagated by Shanghai Botanical Garden of Shanghai, China.
Place of Origination Shanghai Botanical Gardens, Shanghai, China
Pollen Parent C. sasanqua 'Shinonome'
Seed Parent C. hiemalis 'Shishigashira'
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=6284
Hardiness Zone