Cheryl Hunter

Cheryl Hunter

Cheryl Hunter

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2874
Species japonica
Variety Cheryl Hunter
Bloom Type semidouble form
Bloom Color Light red with occasional dark red outer petal edges with yellow anthers and pink filaments.
Bloom Size very large sized 6"+ x 3"+
Bloom Season Early to Late
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright and dense.
Growth Rate The growth rate is vigorous.
General Bloom The flowers have big, wide petals and bloom profusely.
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 17-year-old plant first bloomed in 2001
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=3281
Hardiness Zone