Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Christine Schreiber'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1979, p.104, Reg. No.1568: A large, bright pink, formal double chance seedling C.japonica. Flowers mid-season to late. Originated by Homer A. Schreiber Jr., Lafayette, California, USA. The 10 year old seedling first bloomed 1974. The flower has 102 petals and is average size, 10 cm across by 6 cm deep. The petals are strong textured and the bloom does not shatter. Plant growth is average with dark green leaves, 9 cm long by 6 cm wide.