Nina Zilkha

Nina Zilkha

Nina Zilkha

Species japonica
Variety Nina Zilkha
Bloom Color deep pink with heavy petal texture
Bloom Size medium to large
Bloom Season midseason
Growth Habit upright and spreading growth
Growth Rate average
Hardiness Zone
Originator/Registered By/Propagator
Year Originated first bloomed 2001; registered 2008
Place of Origination Houston, Texas
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent sport of C. japonica 'Joy Kendrick'
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=14860
ACS Registration Number 2704
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This pink C. japonica sport of 'Joy Kendrick' was first observed in 2001.
General Bloom The 4 x 1.5" deep long lasting with heavy petal texture. It has 80 petals and no stamens. Won First in Show at Houston, TX 2001.
Plant & Leaves Plant is upright and spreading with average growth rate and is suited for the landscape.