Marie Barnes

Marie Barnes

Marie Barnes

Year Registered 2018
ACS Registration Number 3062

This 12-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2012. It was originated by Lillian Gordy of Ocala, Florida and registered by Mark Crawford of Valdosta, Georgia and propagated by Loch Laurel Nursery of Valdosta, Georgia.
 
Bloom: The large sized - 4" x 2" (treated 5" x 2.5") semi-double form flower is red. It has yellow anthers and white filaments. The long lasting blooms fall in one piece, and have heavy petal texture and consistent form.
 
Plant: The plant habit is upright and dense. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
 
Leaf: The dark green leaves have medium serration and average 3.875" x 2.25".
 
Bloom season: Midseason to late.