Sweet Auburn

Sweet Auburn

Sweet Auburn

Year Registered 2014
ACS Registration Number 2922
Species japonica
Variety Sweet Auburn
Bloom Color RHS color chart Red-Purple Group 66D Pink with yellow anthers and yellow-white filaments.
Bloom Size very large sized 5.5" x 3" to 3.5"
Bloom Season Midseason to Late
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright.
Growth Rate The growth rate is vigorous.
General Bloom The bloom consists of 22 petals. This long lasting profuse bloomer falls in one piece with heavy petal texture and consistent form.
Plant & Leaves The leaves are dark green with medium serration and average 4" x 1.75". The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 55+ year-old plant first bloomed in in the mid 1950s
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated by an unknown individual and registered and propagated by the Auburn-Opelika Men's Camellia Club of Auburn, Alabama.
Place of Origination Auburn, Alabama
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=19739
Hardiness Zone