Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Amy McCay'
» English Description
ACS, 1993, The Camellia Journal, vol.48, p.37, Reg. No.2279: Large size, moderately deep red – lighter at periphery, anemone form, chance seedling of Tiffany. Blooms early to mid-season. Originated by Legrand J. Audioun, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA. ACS, 1993, American Camellia Yearbook, p.69: The 9 year old seedling first bloomed 1987. Average size 11 cm across x 5 cm deep with 44 petals and 84 petaloids. The blooms have light yellow anthers and very pale to white filaments. Plant growth is upright, average, open and medium with dark green leaves 10.5 cm long x 5 cm wide. Colour photo facing p.69.