Chosen by Don Bergamini
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Gayle Lawrence'
» English Description
Gayle Lawrence (C. reticulata hybrid) Registered in 2020. ACS Registration #3212. This 22 year-old C. reticulata hybrid chance seedling of 'Frank Houser Variegated' first bloomed in 2010. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia, USA. 【Bloom】 The very large sized 12.7cm x 7.6cm loose peony form flower is red with yellow anthers and white 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 average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition. 【Leaf】 The dark green leaves average 10.2cm x 3.8cm with low serration. 【Bloom season】 Midseason to late.
Blooming Season： United States