Plain Jane

Plain Jane

Plain Jane

ACS Registration Number 2577
Year Registered 2002
Species oleifera
Variety Plain Jane
Bloom Color White with yellow stamens and creamy white filaments
Bloom Size Small to medium sized 3” x 1.25”
Bloom Season Very early
Growth Habit The plant growth habit is upright and dense.
General Bloom The flower consists of 8 petals and is not a show flower, but is one of the most cold-hardy camellias there is and seems to transmit its cold-hardiness to its progeny.
Plant & Leaves Cold hardy
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This plant first bloomed in 1956 and was commercially introduced in 1991.
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated by plant introduction from Nan King, China, and propagated and registered by William L. Ackerman of Ashton, Maryland.
Place of Origination Ashton, Maryland, USA
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling of C. oleifera
Hardiness Zone