Elizabeth Dowd Mystique

Elizabeth Dowd Mystique

Elizabeth Dowd Mystique

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2885
Species japonica
Variety Elizabeth Dowd Mystique
Bloom Type semidouble to rose form double
Bloom Color White to pale pink with darker pink water markings. The base and edges of the petals are white with water markings in the center. It has yellow anthers and white filaments.
Bloom Size large sized 4" x 2"
Bloom Season Midseason to Late
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright and open.
Growth Rate The growth rate is average.
General Bloom It is a long lasting profuse bloomer that falls in one piece with consistent form.
Plant & Leaves The medium green leaves average 2.75" x 1.75" with medium serration. The leaves are very uniquely colored medium green with random markings of soft lime green, resembling markings done by an artist's brush; at times there are three shades of green on some leaves. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 23-year-old plant first bloomed in 1988
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated, propagated and registered by James and Elaine Smelley of Moss Point, Mississippi.
Place of Origination Moss Point, Mississippi, USA
Seed Parent sport of C. japonica 'Elizabeth Dowd Silver'
Hardiness Zone
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=5610