Black Red

Black Red

Black Red

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2845
Species japonica
Variety Black Red
Bloom Type semidouble form
Bloom Color Deep red with black trim with yellow anthers and pink filaments.
Bloom Size very large sized 6" x 3"
Bloom Season Early to Midseason
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright.
Growth Rate The growth rate is average.
General Bloom The bloom consists of 9+ petals. It is a profuse bloomer. The flowers fall in one piece. It has long lasting blooms with consistent form. The black trim on the petals is not dependent on cold weather.
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 4" x 2" with medium 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=2211
Hardiness Zone