Phillip Taylor Peppermint

Phillip Taylor Peppermint

Phillip Taylor Peppermint

Year Registered 2011
ACS Registration Number 2814
Species japonica
Variety Phillip Taylor Peppermint
Bloom Color Blush pink with vivid red stripes, yellow anthers and white filaments.
Bloom Size medium to large 4" x 3" (4 1/2" x 3 1/2" treated)
Bloom Season Midseason to Late
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright.
Growth Rate The growth rate is average.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 16-year-old plant first bloomed in 2002
General Bloom The bloom consists of 50 [50 treated] petals. The plant is a profuse bloomer. The flowers fall in one piece, have heavy petal texture and are long lasting.
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 4" x 2 1/2". The leaf has medium serration. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Place of Origination Quitman, Georgia
Pollen Parent unknown pollen parent
Seed Parent C. japonica 'Horkan'
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=15914