Barbara Grace

Barbara Grace

Barbara Grace

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2846
Species japonica
Variety Barbara Grace
Bloom Type semidouble to rose form double to formal double form
Bloom Color Purple with yellow anthers and yellow filaments.
Bloom Size large sized 5" x 2"
Bloom Season Early to Midseason
General Bloom The blooms are most often formal double with deep maroon center shading to dark purple at the edges. The bloom consists of 30 petals with a heavy petal texture. It is a profuse bloomer. The flowers fall in one piece and have long lasting blooms with consistent form.
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright.
Growth Rate The growth rate is average.
Plant & Leaves The medium green leaves average 3" x 2" with low serration. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 16-year-old plant first bloomed in 2002
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated, registered and propagated by Vernon E. Howell of Lucedale, Mississippi.
Place of Origination Lucedale, Mississippi
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=1540
Hardiness Zone