Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Bill Hightower'
» English Description
Bill Hightower (C. reticulata hybrid) Registered in 2020. ACS Registration #3210. This 20 year-old C. reticulata hybrid chance seedling first bloomed in 2010. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia, USA. 【Bloom】 The large sized 12.1cm x 5.7cm semidouble to loose peony form flower is orchid pink with yellow anthers and white filaments. This cultivar is a profuse bloomer, falls in one piece, is long lasting, has heavy petal texture and has consistent form. 【Plant】 The plant habit is upright and open. The growth rate is slow. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition. 【Leaf】 The medium green leaves average 7.9cm x 3.8cm with low serration. 【Bloom season】 Midseason to late.