Mid-Carolina Columbia Show Results - Fall 2022

Mid-Carolina Columbia Show Results - Fall 2022

American Camellia Society

Show Results
Columbia, SC
October 21, 2022

Frank Houser
C. reticulata 'Frank Houser'
Mid-Carolina Camellia Society
October 21-22, 2022
Cantey Building
South Carolina State Fair
Columbia, South Carolina

Show Chairpersons - Julie & Oderra Small
Reporter - Julie Small

Head Judge/Chairperson of Judges - Geary Serpas

Certified Judges - June & Barry Buchele, Richard & Betty Gail Buggeln, Tom & Peggy Camp, Marty & Diane Clark, Jim and Carolyn Dickson, Paul & Corinthia Greenway, Mack McKinnon, John & Penny Scarpucci, David & Anna Sheets, and Tammy Williamson

Novice Judges - John Fields, Kay Thomerson, and Sally Seeds

275 Blooms Exhibited
4000 Attendees
18 Exhibitors

Gold Certificate (unprotected): 46 Blue Ribbons, Paul & Corinthia Greenway
Silver Certificate (unprotected): 34 Blue Ribbons, J. D. Thomerson

Gold Certificate (protected): 15 Blue Ribbons, Mack & Ann McKinnon
Silver Certificate (protected): 13 Blue Ribbons, Buck & Tyler Mizzell


C. japonica unprotected:
Lg/VLg: 'Edna Bass', Geary & Bonnie Serpas
RU: 'Kumagai [Nagoya]', Paul & Corinthia Greenway
Md: 'Dick Hardison', Jim & Carolyn Dickson
RU: 'Daikagura', Marty & Diane Clark
Sm: 'Hishi-karaito', Geary & Bonnie Serpas
RU: 'Kuro-tsubaki', Paul & Corinthia Greenway

C. japonica protected:
Lg/VLg: 'Edna Bass Var.', Mack & Ann McKinnon
RU: 'Mathotiana', Mack & Ann McKinnon
Md: 'Miss Charleston Var.', Buck & Tyler Mizzell
RU: 'Betty Sheffield Supreme', Mack & Ann McKinnon
Sm: 'Man Size', Mack & Ann McKinnon
RU: 'Pink Perfection', Buck & Tyler Mizzell

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) unprotected:
BB: 'Valley Knudsen', Paul & Corinthia Greenway
RU: 'George Firth Var.', J. D. Thomerson

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) protected:
BB: 'Harold L. Paige', Mack & Ann McKinnon
RU: No Entry

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) unprotected:
BB: 'Mona Jury Var.', Geary & Bonnie Serpas
RU: 'Buttons 'n Bows', Paul & Corinthia Greenway

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) protected:
BB: 'Punkin', Buck & Tyler Mizzell
RU: No Entry

Best Miniature - any species unprotected: 'Fircone Var.', Geary & Bonnie Serpas

Best Miniature - any species protected: 'Helen B.', Buck & Tyler Mizzell

Sasanqua (and related species):
BB: 'Dazzler', Marty & Diane Clark
RU: 'Sparkling Burgundy', Paul & Corinthia Greenway

Best White Bloom unprotected: 'Lucille Jernigan', Jim & Carolyn Dickson

Best White Bloom protected: 'Dorothy Chester', Buck & Tyler Mizzell

Best Formal Double unprotected: 'Les Marbury Red Var.', Marty & Diane Clark

Best Formal Double protected: 'Ellen Daniel', Mack & Ann McKinnon


Best Seedling protected or unprotected: 'Caroline Krei', Paul & Corinthia Greenway

Best Sport protected or unprotected: 'Sarah Frost Sport', J. D. Thomerson


C. japonica unprotected:
Lg/VLg: 'Carter's Sunburst', Marty & Diane Clark
Md: 'Dawn's Early Light', J. D. Thomerson
Sm: 'Brooke', J. D. Thomerson
Min: 'Mini Pink', Geary & Bonnie Serpas

C. japonica protected:
Lg/VLg: 'Junior Prom', Buck & Tyler Mizzell
Md: 'Ville de Nantes', Buck & Tyler Mizzell
Sm: 'Little Susie', Mack & Ann McKinnon
Min: No Entry

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent):
COH: 'Crimson Candles', Paul & Corinthia Greenway
COH: No Entry

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent):
COH: 'Cile Mitchell', Geary & Bonnie Serpas
COH: No Entry


Best Novice Bloom: No Entry

LOCAL AWARDS - Blooms grown in Midland South Carolina Counties

Best Bloom Grown in Midlands of South Carolina unprotected: In Memory of Richard and Katherine Mims: 'Marie Bracey', Oderra & Julie Small

Lg/VLg: 'Bart Colbert', Brady & Becky Forth
RU: 'Bobbie Fain Var.', Tom & Peggy Camp
Md; 'September Morn', Janet Lockhart
RU: 'Imperator [American]', Janet Lockhart
Sm: 'Kiku-toji', Tom & Peggy Camp
RU: 'Pink Perfection', Tom & Peggy Camp


Best Antique Bloom (Pre 1900): Donated by Pete & Donna Denton 'Adolphe Audusson', J. D. Thomerson