Darleen Grace

Darleen Grace

Darleen Grace

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2899
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=4465

This 11-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2006. It was originated by C.M. and Lillian Gordy of Ocala, Florida and registered by Lillian Gordy of Ocala, Florida and propagated by Loch Laurel Nursery of Valdosta, Georgia.

Bloom: The medium sized 3.25” x 1.5” semidouble to loose peony form flower is cream white with a touch of pink on the outer petals. It has gold anthers and cream filaments, and is a long lasting profuse bloomer that falls in one piece. It sometimes blooms blush pink with darker pink edges late in the season.

Plant: The plant habit is upright. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.

Leaf: The dark green leaves average 3.5” x 1.75” with medium serration.

Bloom season: Midseason to late.