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Adrene Wheeler

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2013

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Adrene Wheeler'

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Adrene Wheeler. (C. reticulata hybrid), ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2013, p.28 with colour photo; Regn No.2888; Originated by Hulyn Smith, Valdosta, Ga., USA. ACS Yearbook, 2013, p.102 with colou photo; A seven year old seedling of Suzanne Withers x Annabelle Fetterman, propagated and registered by Randolph Maphis, Tallahassee. The very large, 14.5cm diameter x 6.5cm deep flower  is medium pink with frosted edges to the  heavy-textured petals. Yellow anthers and white filaments  It is described as semi-double (accompanying photo shows a peony form, with the stamens distributed in whorls among the central petals). Late flowering. Plant is upright, dense and vigorous. Dark green leaves are 12cm x 5cm, with medium serration.