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Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2881
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=11964

This 10-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2008. It was originated, registered and propagated by Vernon E. Howell of Lucedale, Mississippi.

Bloom: The large sized 4” x 2.5” semidouble to full peony form flower is deep red with 50 petals and never shows stamens. The long lasting bloom falls in one piece with consistent form and heavy petal texture.

Plant: The plant habit is spreading and open. 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.