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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Lois Jean'
» English Description
ACS Registration #2982. The Camellia Journal,71(3):27 with name and color photo. American Camellia Yearbook, 2016, p. 123 with color photo and description. This 14-year-old C. reticulata chance seedling first bloomed in 2005. It was originated by E. Hulyn Smith of Valdosta, Georgia, USA and registered and propagated by Randolph Maphis of Tallahassee, Florida, USA. Bloom: The very large sized 15.2cm x 7.6cm semi-double form flower is pink. It has golden anthers and white filaments. This profuse bloomer has consistent form with heavy petal texture. It is long lasting and falls in one piece. 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 are highly serrated and average 13.3cm x 6.1cm. Bloom season: Late.