Southern Secret

Southern Secret

Southern Secret

Year Registered 2012
ACS Registration Number 2832
Species japonica
Variety Southern Secret
Bloom Color Deep coral pink outer petals shading to lighter coral pink center. It has yellow anthers.
Bloom Size large to very large 5" x 2"
Bloom Season Early to Late
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright.
Growth Rate The growth rate is vigorous.
General Bloom The bloom consists of 30 petals. The plant is a profuse bloomer with heavy petal texture. Center petals are slightly ruffled and fluted and the flowers fall in one piece.
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 4" x 2 1/4". The leaves have a medium serration. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 18-year-old plant first bloomed in 1998
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated by Jill Read of Lucedale, Mississippi, and registered and propagated by Glenn Read Camellia Nursery of Lucedale, Mississippi.
Place of Origination Lucedale, Mississippi
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=19242
Hardiness Zone