Elizabeth Dowd Mystique

Elizabeth Dowd Mystique

Elizabeth Dowd Mystique

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2885
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=5610

This 23-year-old C. japonica sport of ‘Elizabeth Dowd Silver’ first bloomed in 1988. It was originated and propagated by James and Elaine Smelley of Moss Point, Mississippi. It was registered by James Smelley of Moss Point, Mississippi.

Bloom: The large sized 4” x 2” semidouble to rose form double flower is white to pale pink with darker pink water markings. The base and edges of the petals are white with water marking in the center. It has yellow anthers and white filaments. It is a long lasting profuse bloomer that falls in one piece with consistent form.

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

Leaf: The medium green leaves average 2.75” x 1.75” with medium serration.

Bloom season: Midseason to late.