Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Countess of Derby (US)'
» English Description
SCCS., 1947, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature, erroneously as ‘Countess of Derby’: “White striped carmine. Large rose form double.”, and in 1954: “Pale pink to white, striped carmine red. Large rose form double to peony form. Medium, compact, upright growth. Not the same as the variety listed in the old literature, which was a formal double”. See Hertrich, 1959, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.III, pp.54, 55.