Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Brown's Red'
» English Description
Kiyono Catalogue, 1934, p.12; black and white photo, p.51, Hertrich, 1955, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.II: Flower incomplete double peony form with about 15 large outer petals and a centre of small, incurved petals and petaloids with rarely visable stamens with red filaments and yellow anthers. Colour is Turkey Red 721/3 with 721/2 veining; slight variegation on petaloids. Flower 9-10 cm across x 4 cm deep. Leaves, broad-elliptic to broad ovate, up to 9 cm long x 5.5 cm wide, dark glossy green, very shallowly serrated; apex short pointed. Habit, upright with a spreading tendency; Mid-season blooming. Sport: Brown’s Variegated.