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Jerry Rice

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2020

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Jerry Rice'

Chinese Name:杰里莱斯

Japanese Name



» English Description

Jerry Rice (C. japonica). Registered in 2020, ACS Registration #3229, published in American Camellia Yearbook 2021, p. 93. It was originated by Clarence & Lillian Gordy, from Ocala, Florida, USA and registered by Mark Crawford, from Valdosta, Georgia, USA. A chance seedling of ‘Dixie Knight’, first bloomed in 2008. Flower Color: Candy apple red with yellow anthers and pink filaments, Form: Loose peony to full peony to semidouble form. Size: Large to very large. 12.1-12.7 cm across, 6.4 cm depth, Leaf dark green, 8.3-8.9 cm long, 5.2 cm wide. Medium serration. Bloom Season: early to medium, Growth Rate: average. Growth Characteristics: upright, medium density growth.


Flower Size12-13 cm

Blooming Season10-1 Month United States