Kay Thomerson

Kay Thomerson

Kay Thomerson

Year Registered 2010
ACS Registration Number 2802
Species reticulata
Variety Kay Thomerson
Bloom Color Light pink with dark pink picotee edges, yellow anthers and white filaments.
Bloom Size large 4 1/4" x 3" [4 1/2" x 3 1/2" treated]
Bloom Season Midseason
Growth Habit The 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, are long lasting and consistent in form. The petals have a fluorescence. The flower measurements are based on protected flowers.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 11-year-old plant first bloomed in 2006
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 4 1/2" x 3". The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated, registered and propagated by E. Hulyn Smith of Valdosta, Georgia.
Place of Origination Valdosta, Georgia
Pollen Parent C. reticulata 'Annabelle Fetterman'
Seed Parent C. reticulata 'Suzanne Withers'
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=10579
Hardiness Zone