Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Cameo Queen'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1981, p.95, Reg. No.1753: A large, white semidouble C.japonica chance seedling, mid-season blooming; originated by Hugh Shackelford, Georgia, USA. The 10 year old seedling first bloomed 1977. Average flower size, 11 cm across. Commercially introduced 1980. Plant growth is of average density and rapid rate with dark green leaves, 7.5 cm long by 2.5 cm wide.