Marina Pearl

Marina Pearl

Marina Pearl

ACS Registration Number 2595
Year Registered 2003
Species sasanqua
Variety Marina Pearl
Bloom Color white flower
Bloom Size miniature
Bloom Season early to midseason
Growth Habit open growth
Growth Rate vigorous
Originator/Registered By/Propagator John L. Spencer; propagated by Marina Cove Camellias of Lakeland, FL
Place of Origination Lakeland, Florida
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling
Hardiness Zone
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This 11-year old C. sasanqua chance seedling first bloomed in 1998.
General Bloom The white formal double flower has blush pink edges, center and buds. Flower measures 2-2 1/2 x 1 inches with 50-60 petals and 3-10 petaloids. The blooms last about a week on the bush showing unique form for sasanquas.
Plant & Leaves Open with vigorous growth rate. Has landscape possibilities. Dark green leaves are 2 x 1 inches.