Enchanted Evening

Enchanted Evening

Enchanted Evening

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2901
Species japonica
Variety Enchanted Evening
Bloom Color Deep lavender with bright gold anthers and pink filaments.
Bloom Size medium sized 3.75" x 2"
Bloom Season Midseason
Growth Habit The plant habit is open.
Growth Rate The growth rate is average.
General Bloom The bloom has 10 petals and may have tightly clustered petaloids mingled with stamens. The blooms fall in one piece and are long lasting with a consistent form.
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 3.5" x 1.75" with medium serration. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 10-year-old plant first bloomed in 2007
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated by C. M. and Lillian Gordy of Ocala, Florida and propagated by Loch Laurel Nursery of Valdosta, Georgia.
Place of Origination Ocala, Florida
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling of C. japonica 'Edna Campbell'
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=5811
Hardiness Zone

This 10-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of ‘Edna Campbell’ first bloomed in 2007. 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 3.75” x 2” anemone form flower is deep lavender. It has 10 petals with bright gold anthers and pink filaments. The blooms fall in one piece and are long lasting with a consistent form. The bloom may have tightly clustered petaloids mingled with bright gold stamens.

Plant: The plant habit is open. 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.