Chosen by Don Bergamini
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Alex Hinson'
» English Description
Alex Hinson （C. reticulata hybrid） Registered in 2020. ACS Registration #3209. This 17 year-old C. reticulata hybrid chance seedling of 'John Hunt' first bloomed in 2015. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia, USA. 【Bloom】 The very large sized 14.0cm x 7.6cm semidouble to rose form double flower is deep pink with yellow anthers and light pink 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 vigorous. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition. 【Leaf】 The medium green leaves average 14.0cm x 7.6cm with low serration. 【Bloom season】 Early to late.
Blooming Season： United States