Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Carmel'
» English Description
Camelliana Nursery Catalogue, 1962; American Camellia Yearbook, 1970, p.161, Reg. No.1082: A 13 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1959; originated by Dr. John D. Lawson, California, USA. Plant growth is upright, average density and slow in rate with medium size, light green leaves. The formal double bloom is blush pink with no anthers. It measures 8.5 cn across and 2.5 cm deep with 60-65 petals. Flowers mid-season.