John L. Shirah

John L. Shirah

John L. Shirah

Species japonica
Variety John L. Shirah
Bloom Color white with slight blush in cool weather
Bloom Size medium
Bloom Season early to midseason
Growth Habit spreading growth
Growth Rate vigorous
Hardiness Zone
Originator/Registered By/Propagator John W. Shirah; propagated Shirah's Camellia Nursery of Lakeland, Florida
Year Originated first bloomed 1989
Place of Origination Lakeland, Florida
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=10000
ACS Registration Number 2639
General Bloom 4" bloom falls in one piece, and are long lasting with unique color. It is a profuse bloomer
Plant & Leaves Plant is suitable for landscape. Dark green leaves are 3.25 x 1.75 inches
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 12 year old chance seedling