Chosen by Don Bergamini
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Ruthana Sellers'
» English Description
Ruthana Sellers (C. japonica) Registered in 2020. ACS Registration #3189. This 5 year-old C. japonica sport of 'Miss Margaret' was first observed in 2014. It was originated, registered and propagated by Thomas Sellers of Bolivia, North Carolina. 【Bloom】 The large sized 10.2cm x 6.4cm [treated 12.7cm x 6.4cm] formal double form flower is light red with white variegation. The bloom has incurved petals. 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. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition. 【Leaf】 The medium green leaves average 10.2cm x 5.1cm with low serration. 【Bloom season】 Midseason to late.
Blooming Season： United States