Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Cezanne'
» English Description
ACRS, 1971, Camellia News, No.43, p.35, Reg. No.147: Originated by F.S. Tuckfield, Berwick. Victoria, Australia. Seed parent Dali Cha, erroneously as ‘Noble Pearl’. Seed sown 1965, first flowered 1969. The plant has an upright, open growth habit and produces blooms to 12 cm diameter, rose madder, HCC 23/1 to 23/2 in mid-season. The semi-double flowers are hose in hose with the inner petals flushed and rabbit eared. The 15 cm long by 5 cm wide, olive green, reticulate leaves are slightly concave, narrowly elliptic with acuminate apex and fine serrations.