John Rumbach

John Rumbach

John Rumbach

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2865
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=10007

This 15-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2007. It was originated by John Rumbach of Jacksonville, Florida and registered and propagated by Mark Crawford of Valdosta, Georgia.

Bloom: The large sized 4” to 4.25” x 1.75” semidouble to loose peony form flower is dark red. It has yellow anthers and white filaments. It is a profuse bloomer. The long lasting flowers have consistent form with heavy petal texture.

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

Leaf: The dark green leaves average 2.5” x 1.5” with low serration.

Bloom season: Midseason.