Betty Horton

Betty Horton

Betty Horton

Year Registered 2019
ACS Registration Number 3144

This 11-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2014. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia.

Bloom: The large sized 4.5" x 1.5" formal double form flower is light mauve pink shading to red on the outer petals. This profuse bloomer is long lasting with heavy petal texture, consistent form and falls in one piece.

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

Leaf: The dark green leaves average 4.5” x 2” with low serration.
 
Bloom season: Early to midseason.