Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Bill Fickling'
» English Description
ACS Registration #2940. The Camellia Journal,70(2):30 with color photo. American Camellia Yearbook, 2015, p. 134 with color photo and description. This 15-year-old C. reticulata chance seedling first bloomed in 2006. It was originated by Hulyn Smith of Valdosta, Georgia, USA and registered and propagated by Randolph Maphis of Tallahassee, Florida, USA. Bloom: The medium sized 9.6cm x 3.8cm (treated 11.5cm x 5.7cm) semi-double form flower is medium pink. It has gold anthers and white filaments. This long lasting, profuse bloomer falls in one piece with consistent form. Plant: The plant habit is upright. The growth rate is vigorous. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The medium green leaves average 13.4cm x 6.4cmwith medium serration. Bloom season: Midseason to late.