Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Colonel RD Hicks'
Col. R.D. Hicks
American Camellia Yearbook, 1983, p.156. Abbreviation for Colonel R.D. Hicks.
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1983, p.156, Reg. No.1870, as ‘Col. R.D. Hicks’: A medium red anemone form C.hybrid Salab x C.japonica Kramer’s Supreme, originated by Frank Pursel, Oakland, California, USA. The 8 year old seedling first bloomed 1979. Average flower size 10 cm across. Blooms midseason to late. Plant growth is upright, average in density and medium in rate with dark green leaves, 9.8 cm long by 6 cm wide.