Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Birthday Girl'
» English Description
ACRS, Camellia News, No.119, 1991, p.11, Reg. No.401: Originated by Len Hobbs, Doncaster East, Victoria, Australia. A chance seedling that first flowered 1981. Single pink (RHS.CC.55C) of 8 petals, 10 cm across x 3.5 cm deep. Flowers early to mid-season on an upright, free flowering, bushy plant with glossy green leaves, flat elliptic, margins serrulate, apices acuminate, 8.5 cm long x 5 cm wide.