Camellia japonica 'Louise Fitzgerald'
This 2007 introduction from Jerry Conrad of Plymouth, GA, embodies the classic Camellia shape with a cylinder of golden filaments and anthers at the heart of each bloom. Light pink with darker pink veining appears painted from the center to the variable white border.
» Bloom color: Pink/white
» Bloom form: Semi double
» Bloom size: Large to very large (4"+)
» Bloom period (NC): Early to mid spring (Feb-Mar)
» Growth rate, habit: Vigorous, upright/spreading
» Zones: 7b-9
» Features: Bicolor blooms
» Parentage: Sport of C. japonica 'Sweetie Pie'