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Black Red

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2013

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Black Red'

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BlackRed. (C. japonica) ACS, TheCamellia Journal, June 2013, p.25 with colour photo; Regn No.2845, Originated,registered and propagated by Vernon E. Howell, Lucedale, Miss, USA. ACS Yearbook, 2013, p.106 with colour photo;A 16 year old seedling, first flowered 2002. The very large, 15cm diameter x7.5 cm, flower is semidouble with 9+ petals, deep red, with black trim notcaused by weather. Yellow anthers and pink filaments, (photo shows these intubular form). Flowers early to mid-season. Long-lasting flowers fall whole.Plant is upright with average growth rate. Dark green leaves average 10cm x 5cmwith medium serration.


Flower Size13-15 cm

Blooming Season1-5 Month United States