Camellia japonica 'Frank Houser'
This reticulata hybrid shows some incredibly large, glowing pink blooms! 'Frank Houser' was introduced by Walter E. Homeyer of Macon, GA and first appeared in the American Camellia Yearbook in 1989.
» Bloom color: Deep pink to rose-red
» Bloom form: Semi-double to peony
» Bloom size: Very large, 5+ inches
» Bloom period (NC): Early to mid spring
» Growth rate, habit: Vigorous, upright/spreading/open
» Zones: 7b-9
» Parentage: Camellia x 'Buddha' x C. japonica 'Steve Blount'