Nuccio's Ruby

Nuccio's Ruby

Nuccio's Ruby

Year Registered 1978
ACS Registration Number 1515
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=15052

This 8-year-old  C. reticulata chance seedling first bloomed in 1970. It was originated, propagated, and registered by Nuccio's Nurseries of Altadena, California. Commercially introduced in 1974.

Bloom: A large to very large sized flower (untreated  5" - 5.5" wide) semidouble flower is darkest rich red with ruffled petals.

Plant:  Plant growth is upright, dense and medium in rate.

Leaves: Dark green leaves measure 4" long and 2" wide.

Bloom season: Midseason.