Leslie Ann

spartacuslivesNovember 10, 2009

I have been enjoying the many Camellia sasanquas blooming, but I have especially enjoyed the sasanqua 'Leslie Ann'. The flowers of this variety open up first as a formal double like the picture below that I took today. It is one of the few sasanquas with a border around each petal. This variety has to be one of my very favorites.

Camellia sasanqa 'Leslie Ann'

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bill_ri_z6b(Zone 6B)

Beautiful! What more can I say? The water droplet is perfection. Unfortunately it's not hardy in my area. If I had any more room to bring in plants for winter I would try it in a container but my sunroom is chock full and I've had to put one large plant in my attic and three large cymbidium orchids in the basement.

    Bookmark   November 11, 2009 at 5:08AM
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donnabaskets(Zone 8a, Central MS)

That is truly lovely. Do you by chance know a source for it?

    Bookmark   November 12, 2009 at 6:15PM
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Donna, You should be able to find 'Leslie Ann' at a number of Camellia Nurseries. I am attaching the link to the Camellia Web Marketplace. Check out some of the sources there.

Here is a link that might be useful: Camellia Web Marketplace

    Bookmark   November 13, 2009 at 5:45AM
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Dave in NoVA • 7a • Northern VA

wow! If I could only grow one that would probably be it! Probably not hardy for me either!

    Bookmark   November 13, 2009 at 9:27AM
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donnabaskets(Zone 8a, Central MS)

Thanks for the link! What a help this will be!

    Bookmark   November 14, 2009 at 5:21PM
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C. s. 'Leslie Ann' does well for me. I think it came from Camellia Forest Nursery in chapel Hill.

    Bookmark   November 15, 2009 at 8:28PM
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' Leslie Ann ' is a beautiful flower of camellia. Congratulation for the magnificent photography.
Daniel D.F.oKintos

    Bookmark   November 23, 2009 at 8:37AM
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jeepgirl19700(z9 Tx)

Omg that's my name! My birthday is in April so I think I'll treat myself to one.

    Bookmark   March 7, 2011 at 10:49AM
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