Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sasanqua 'Avril Carr'
» English Description
ACRS, Camellia News, No.123, 1992, No.5, Reg. No.411: Originated by Alice Spragg, Sutherland NSW, Australia. A controlled cross of C.sasanqua Narumigata seed parent, x C.sasanqua Mine-no-yuki pollen parent. First flowered 1976. A white semi-double flower with a light red tinge on the back of the outer petals, 10 cm across x 5.5 cm deep with fluted and frilled petals. Flowers prolifically. Plant growth upright and dense. Leaves glossy green, elongate with occasional notch, 6.5 cm long x 2.5 cm wide.