Anacostia

Anacostia

Anacostia

Year Registered 2010
ACS Registration Number 2808
Species japonica
Variety Anacostia
Bloom Color Medium pink (RHS 55A) with yellow anthers and ivory filaments.
Bloom Size medium 4" x 1"
Bloom Season Early to Midseason
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright.
Growth Rate The growth rate is average.
General Bloom The plant is a profuse bloomer. The flowers have heavy petal texture and are long lasting.
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 4" x 1 3/4". The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 43-year-old plant first bloomed in 1970
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated by Sylvester (Skip) March of Washington, District of Columbia,registered by Margaret Pooler of Washington, District of Columbia, and propagated by Chris Carley of Washington, District of Columbia.
Place of Origination Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Pollen Parent C. japonica 'Variety Z'
Seed Parent Undetermined white-flowered C. japonica selection
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=735
Hardiness Zone