Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Anita Bennett'
» English Description
ACS, 1987, The Camellia Journal, vol.42, No.2, p.8, Reg. No.2045: Large white, semi-double C.japonica. Chance seedling. Flowers early to mid-season. Originated by Mrs Herman Johnson, Madison, Florida, USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 1987, p.79, Reg. No.2045, colour photo between p.60-61: The 6 year old seedling first bloomed 1985. Average flower size, 12.5 cm across x 6 cm deep, with 24 petals, 3 petaloids and yellow anthers. The outer row of petals have a pale pink tone. Plant growth is upright and medium with dark green leaves, 8 cm x 5 cm.