Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Cora Nelson'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1957, p.299, Reg. No.304: An 8 year old seedling, originated by C.M. Nelson, Louisiana, USA, that first bloomed 1956. Leaves average 10 cm long by 4 cm wide and are medium, dark green. The white flowers average 9.5 cm across and 4 cm deep with 78 petals and resemble Alba Plena in form, but the petals do not reflex. A few short stamens appear when fully open. Blooms mid-season.