Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sasanqua 'Richard Gordy'
» English Description
ACS, Yearbook, 2013, p.135 with colour photo, Regn No.2907. Originated and registered by C.M. and Lillian Gordy, Ocala, Fla., USA, and propagated by Loch Laurel Nursery, Valdosta, Ga. Medium size, 9.5cm diameter x 3.8cm deep flower is deep red, with petals sometimes having waxy sheen. Heavy petal texture. Semidouble form, with some small petals mixed with the stamens. Bright gold anthers and pink filaments. Upright and dense, with average growth rate. Mid-green leaves average 7.5cm x 3.2cm with medium serration. Flowers midseason to late.