Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Babe Harrison'
Turner Number 10
River View Nurseries Catalogue, 1957-1958, p.10 as ‘Turner No. 10’. Synonym for Babe Harrison.
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1954, p.302, Reg. No.196: A 10 year old chance seedling originated by Filo H. Turner, Florida, USA, that first flowered 1949. Plant growth is open, upright and rapid in rate. Leaves are dark green, elliptical, tapering acuminate with margins crenate. Flowers, incomplete double with large petaloids, similar to Gloire de Nantes, 11-13 cm across by 5-7 cm deep, rose pink. Blooms early to late. Cultivar previously designated ‘Turner’s No.10’. Sport: Babe Harrison Variegated.