Whoopee

Whoopee

Whoopee

Species japonica
Variety Whoopee
Bloom Color veined red with white margins. Some solid red flowers are also produced.
Bloom Size small to medium
Bloom Season early to mid-season
Growth Habit upright growth
Growth Rate average
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Frank A. Wilson, III; propagated by Manson Markette of Americus, Georgia, USA
Year Originated first bloomed 1990; registered 2000
Place of Origination Leslie, Georgia, USA
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=21650
ACS Registration Number 2539
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This 20-year old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 1990.
General Bloom The veined red with white margins semidouble flower is cup shaped. Flowers have 16 petals and measure 3 x 2.5 inches. Blooms show unique color and are suitable for exhibition. Won Best Seedling in two shows.
Plant & Leaves Upright with average growth. Will sport solid blooms. Dark green leaves are 3.50 x 1.50 inches.