Oza Shirah

Oza Shirah

Oza Shirah

ACS Registration Number 2644
Year Registered 2005
Species japonica
Variety Oza Shirah
Bloom Color light pink,feathering to white edges of petals
Bloom Size large
Bloom Season midseason
Growth Habit upright and spreading growth
Growth Rate vigorous
Originator/Registered By/Propagator John W. Shirah; propagated by Shirah's Camellia Nursery of Lakeland, Florida
Year Originated first bloomed 1997
Place of Origination Lakeland, Florida
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent sport from C. japonica 'Borom's Gem'
Hardiness Zone
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 8 year old sport
General Bloom 5" bloom has heavy petal texture with unique color. Anthers are golden yellow with yellow filaments. The bloom us long lasting and is a profuse bloomer
Plant & Leaves Plant has landscape possibilities. Dark green leaves are 4 x 2 inches