C. reticulata 'Linda Carol'
Camellia & Garden Club of Tallahassee - 2012

January 14-15, 2012
The Doyle Conner Administrative Building
3125 Conner Boulevard
Tallahassee, Florida
Show Chairman - Randolph Maphis
1922 Blooms Exhibited
500 Attendees
63 Exhibitors


Gold Certificate (unprotected):
62 blue ribbons, Stewart Tomlinson
Silver Certificate (unprotected): 53 blue ribbons, Chuck & Bev Ritter

Gold Certificate (protected): 46 blue ribbons, Howard & Mary Rhodes
Silver Certificate (protected): 42 blue ribbons, Randolph Maphis


Best Bloom in Show unprotected: 'Linda Carol', Skip Vogelsang
Best Bloom in Show protected: 'Ray Gentry Var.', John Newsome

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BIS Unprotected
C. reticulata 'Linda Carol'
Skip Vogelsang
BIS Protected
C. reticulata 'Ray Gentry'
John Newsome

C. japonica unprotected:
'Mathotiana Supreme Var.', Richard Hooton
Lg: 'Elegans Splendor', Stewart Tomlinson
Md: 'Black Magic', Skip Vogelsang
Sm: 'Les Marbury', Chuck & Bev Ritter

C. japonica protected:
'Paul Haskee Var.', Randolph Maphis
Lg: 'Tomorrow Park Hill', Howard & Mary Rhodes
Md: 'Margaret Davis', Steve & Gayle Lawrence
Sm: 'Little Babe Var.', Steve & Gayle Lawrence

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) unprotected:
'Dobro', Eileen Hart
Lg: 'Miss Tulare', Skip Vogelsang
Md: 'Brion', Alex & Jane Hinson

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) protected:
'George Firth', Howard & Mary Rhodes
Lg: 'Valentine Day', Randolph Maphis
Md: 'Mary O'Donnell', Howard & Mary Rhodes

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) unprotected:
'Dream Boat', Chuck & Bev Ritter
Md: 'Ack-Scent', Stewart Tomlinson
Sm: 'Punkin', Eileen Hart

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) protected:
'Tom Perkins', Howard & Mary Rhodes
Md: 'Julia', John Newsome
Sm: 'Freedom Bell', Clayton & Nedra Mathis

Best Miniature unprotected: 'Men's Mini', Charles & Donna Nichols

Best Miniature protected: 'Helen B.', Clayton & Nedra Mathis

Best White Bloom unprotected: 'Melissa Anne', Eileen Hart

Best White Bloom protected: 'Lucy Stewart', Randolph Maphis


Tray of Three-same variety unprotected:
'Royal Velvet', Chuck & Bev Ritter

Tray of Three-same variety protected: 'Grand Marshal Var.', Randolph Maphis

Tray of Five-different varieties unprotected: 'Melissa Ann and 4 Others', Eileen Hart

Tray of Five-different varieties protected: 'Frank Houser, Valentine Day, Hall's Pride, Hall's Pride Var., Pleasant Memories', Randolph Maphis

Best Seedling or Sport Bloom, protected or unprotected: Howard & Mary Rhodes


Novice Bloom:
'Elegans Splendor', Emily Jennings
RU: 'R.L. Wheeler Var.', Cindy Cosper

Best White Bloom: 'Victory White', Robin Fennema



'Lauren Tudor', Roger Vinson
'Valentine Day', Roger Vinson
'Grand Marshal Var.', Chuck & Bev Ritter
'Taylor's Perfection', Eileen Hart
'Black Lace Peony', Eileen Hart
'Buttons 'n Bows', Alex Hinson
'Black Gold', Betty Winkler
'Hulyn Smith', Stewart Tomlinson


'Edna Bass', Mickey & Mary Moore
'Junior Prom', Randolph Maphis
'Grand Marshal Var.', Randolph Maphis
'Black Gold', Steve & Gayle Lawrence
'Linda Carol', Howard & Mary Rhodes
'Terrell Weaver', Howard & Mary Rhodes
'TitleTown USA', Howard & Mary Rhodes
'Pleasant Memories', Richard Mims

Best Hulyn Smith or Cultivar Originated by Hulyn Smith 'Hulyn Smith', Howard & Mary Rhodes

Best Kay Berridge protected or unprotected 'Kay Berridge', Joseph Jenus