Johnny Lamey III

Johnny Lamey III

Johnny Lamey III

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2882
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=10018

This 17-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2001. It was originated, registered and propagated by Vernon E. Howell of Lucedale, Mississippi.

Bloom: The large sized 5” x 2.5” semidouble form flower is medium red. It has yellow anthers and white filaments. The stamens spread out into five parts. It has long lasting flowers that fall in one piece with a consistent form. It is a profuse bloomer with fluorescence.

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

Leaf: The dark green leaves average 3” x 2” with medium serration.

Bloom season: Midseason.