Gulf Coast Camellia Society

Show Results Mobile, AL - January 19, 2019

Lady Ruth Ritter
C. reticulata 'Harold L. Paige'
Camellia Club of Mobile
January 19, 2019
The Shoppes at Bel Air
Mobile. Alabama

Show Chairman - Walter Creighton & Larry Heard
1520 Blooms Exhibited
150 Attendees
60 Exhibitors


Gold Certificate (unprotected): 60 Blue Ribbons, John & Stephanie Grimm

Gold Certificate (protected): Blue Ribbons 54 Blue Ribbons, Randolph & Marilyn Maphis


C. japonica unprotected:
Lg/VLg: 'Melissa Anne', Roger Vinson
RU: 'Melissa Anne', Roger Vinson
Md/Lg: 'Grand Marshal Var.', Richard & Bette Hooton
RU: 'Grand Marshal', Paul Huerkamp
Md: 'Black Magic', Skip Vogelsang
RU: 'Dick Hardison', Skip Vogelsang
Sm: 'Les Marbury', Skip Vogelsang
RU: 'Red Hots', Roger Vinson
Mn: 'Men's Mini', Laura Barnard
RU: 'Baby Sargent', James Dwyer

C. japonica protected:
Lg/VLg: 'Louise Fitzgerald', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis
RU: 'Tomorrow's Lisa', Howard & Mary Rhodes
Md/Lg: 'Betty Sheffield Supreme', Jim Smelley
RU: 'Lady Laura', Jim Smelley
Md: 'Bella Jinhua', Howard & Mary Rhodes
RU: 'Dick Hardison', Jim Smelley
Sm: 'Red Hots', Howard & Mary Rhodes
RU: 'Something Beautiful', Jim Smelley
Mn: 'Just Darling', Howard & Mary Rhodes
RU: 'Tootsie', Howard & Mary Rhodes

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) unprotected:
Lg/VLg: 'John Newsome', Hunter Charbonnet
RU: 'Frank Houser', Skip Vogelsang
Sm/Md: 'Black Lace Peony Var.', Roger Vinson
RU: 'Black Lace Var.', Paul Bruno

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) protected:
Lg/VLg: 'Ray Gentry', Howard & Mary Rhodes
RU: 'Elaine', Jim Smelley
Sm/Md: 'Mary O'Donnell', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis
RU: 'TitleTown USA', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) unprotected:
BB: 'Phil Piet', Roger Vinson
RU: 'Miss Jennie', Skip Vogelsang

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) protected:
BB: 'Showboat', Howard & Mary Rhodes
RU: 'First Blush', Jim Smelley

Best White Bloom unprotected: 'Mary Alice Cox', Roger Vinson

Best White Bloom protected: 'Leila Gibson', Jim Smelley

Best Fragrant Hybrid: 'High Fragrance', Skip Vogelsang


1 'Tomorrow Park Hill', Forrest Latta
2 'Mary Fischer', Skip Vogelsang
3 'Royal Velvet', Richard & Bette Hooton
4 'Dixie Knight Supreme', Roger Vinson
5 'Elaine's Betty', Forrest Latta
6 'Herbert Earl Gatch', Richard & Bette Hooton
7 'Bev Piet's Smile', Skip Vogelsang
8 'Donckelarii', Forrest Latta
9 'My Diane', Richard & Bette Hooton
10 'Terrell Weaver', Richard & Bette Hooton

1 'Bobbie Fain Var.', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis
2 'Lillian's Cherry Pie', Howard & Mary Rhodes
3 'Tiffany', Howard & Mary Rhodes
4 'Spring Daze', Jim Smelley
5 'Frank Houser Var.', Jim Smelley
6 'Jack Mandarich', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis
7 'Jenny Maphis', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis
8 'Valentine Day', Jim Smelley
9 'Brooke Maphis', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis
10 'Miss Sally', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis


Tray of Three japonica-same variety unprotected: 'Ville de Nantes', Forrest Latta

Tray of Three reticulata-same variety unprotected: 'Frank Houser Var.', Hunter Charbonnet

Tray of Three non-retic hybrid-same variety unprotected: 'Sweet Jane', Bill & Linda Nichols

Tray of Five same or different varieties unprotected: 'Flower Girl', Hunter Charbonnet

Tray of Three japonica-same variety protected: 'Cherries Jubilee', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis

Tray of Three reticulata-same variety protected: 'Sara Oliver', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis

Tray of Three non-retic hybrid-same variety protected: 'Debbie', Howard & Mary Rhodes

Tray of Five jsame or different varieties protected: 'Brooke Maphis', 'Larry Piet', 'Frank Houser', 'Frank Houser’ Var.', 'Carolyn Phillips', Randolph & Marilyn Maphis


Best Species: 'Star Above Star', Roger Vinson

Best Seedling: Seedling, Bill & Linda Nichols

Best Sport (Mutation): Sport of 'Chang's Temple', John & Stephanie Grimm


Lg/VLg: 'Frank Houser', Cheryl Rawls
Md: 'Sea Foam', Charlotte Keel
Sm: 'Fircone Var.', Cheryl Rawls


The Elaine Smelley Trophy - unprotected cultivar introduced by Jim and Elaine Smelley BB: 'Elaine's Betty Red Var.', Skip Vogelsang

The Elaine Smelley Trophy - protected cultivar introduced by Jim and Elaine Smelley BB: 'Elaine', Jim Smelley

Antique Bloom (Pre 1900):
BB: 'Professor Charles S. Sargent', Mack Thetford
RU: 'Donckelarii', Bill & Linda Nichols


Alabama Resident Growers Awards:

BB - The Dolores Oates Trophy: 'Mrs. D. W. Davis', Carolyn Oyler
1 'Cleo Gliddon Arras', Rick Crow
2 'Helen Bower', Carolyn Oyler
3 'Sea Foam', Martha Terry
4 'Donckelarii', Laura Barnard
5 'Dick Hardison', Rick Crow
6 'Tammy', Rick Crow
7 'Pink Perfection', Coralie Toomey
8 'Alba Plena', Coralie Toomey
9 'Prince Eugene Napoleon', Coralie Toomey
10 'Magic City', L. J. Davis