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Shirley Menice Variegated 2 Year

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Shirley Meneice, CA  was an avid horticulturist, long-time member, and support of Garden Club of America as well as many other horticultural organizations.  She was honored with this Camellia named for her on her 80th Birthday.   Shirley Meneice, the flower, is just a beautiful as the lady.  It is a medium variegated semidouble that blooms mid to late season.  It has a beautiful growth habit and loves shadier locations with acidic soil.      

2 Year Plant - Trade Gallon Pot 10-12" Tall

 

Species japonica
Variety Shirley Meneice
Bloom Color deep magenta pink
Bloom Size medium
Bloom Season mid-season to late
Growth Habit spreading growth
Growth Rate average
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Richard. E. Dodd
Year Originated first bloomed early 1990's'
Place of Origination Marshallville, Georgia, USA
General Bloom 3/4" bloom has 14-15 heart-shaped petals. Bright yellow stamens are prominent and anthers are white
Plant & Leaves Dark green leaves are 3 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 10 year old chance seedling first bloomed in the early 1990s