Camellia sasanqua 'Susy Dirr'
(PP #24,888) This plant honors the indomitable spirit shown by the daughter of Bonnie and Dr. Michael Dirr. A portion of the proceeds of each plant is donated to the Sweet Melissa Fund for lung transplant patients. Introduced by Green's Nurseries, 1999.
» Bloom color: Bright medium pink
» Bloom form: Formal double
» Bloom size: Medium to large, 3 to 5 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Early fall (October)
» Growth rate, habit: Vigorous, upright/bushy
» Zones: 7b-9
» Features: Hedge worthy