Howard Rhodes

Howard Rhodes

Howard Rhodes

ACS Registration Number 2010
Year Registered 2799
Species reticulata
Variety Howard Rhodes
Bloom Color Dark red with yellow anthers and yellow filaments.
Bloom Size large 5" x 4" [5 1/2" x 4 1/2"
Bloom Season Midseason
Growth Habit The plant habit is upright.
Growth Rate The growth rate is vigorous.
General Bloom The plant is a profuse bloomer. The flowers fall in one piece, have heavy petal texture, are long lasting and consistent in form. The flower measurements are based on protected flowers.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 20-year-old plant first bloomed in 2000
Plant & Leaves The dark green leaves average 4 1/2" x 2 1/2". The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated, registered and propagated by E. Hulyn Smith of Valdosta, Georgia.
Place of Origination Valdosta, Georgia, USA
Pollen Parent C. reticulata 'Jean Pursel'
Seed Parent C. reticulata 'Buddy Bills'
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=8980
Hardiness Zone