Michelle Howell

Michelle Howell

Michelle Howell

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2877
Species japonica
Variety Michelle Howell
Bloom Type semidouble form
Bloom Color Maroon and white with yellow anthers and yellow filaments.
Bloom Size large sized 4.5" x 3"
Bloom Season Midseason
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright and dense.
Growth Rate The growth rate is average.
General Bloom It has 20 petals and frequently has petaloids in the center. Flowers have two types of variegation: white flecks and white blotches. The long lasting flowers fall in one piece with consistent form and heavy petal texture.
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 3" x 2" with medium serration. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 15-year-old plant first bloomed in 2001
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated, registered and propagated by Vernon E. Howell of Lucedale, Mississippi.
Place of Origination Lucedale, Mississippi
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=13533
Hardiness Zone