|ACS Registration Number||1391|
This 7-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'Mathotiana' (Julia Drayton) first bloomed in 1974. It was originated by Dr. W. F. Mathis of Moultrie, Georgia, and propagated by Beard's Nursery of Moultrie, Georgia.
Bloom: The formal double boom is shell pink with 60 petals. The average size untreated is 1.5" x 1.5". Very cold hardy, bloomed outside after three 17 degree freezes.
Plant: Plant growth is upright and rapid in rate, with dark green leaves averaging 3" x 1.5".
Bloom Season: Midseason