Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Crane's Feather'
Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, No.286, p.73: Chinese synonym for the New Zealand C.japonica Crane’s Feather.
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, vol.V, No.4, p.37, Reg. No.39: A chance seedling of White Giant raised by Mrs T. Durrant, Rotorua, New Zealand which first bloomed 1965. Slow but sturdy growth with stiff, olive green foliage, the leaves measuring 12 cm x 8 cm with coarse, sharp serrations. The flower is white, up to 14 cm across, with about 15 petals, some rabbit ears and an anemone centre. The filaments are lemon yellow, giving the flowers a yellow cast. The flowers have the charateristic scent of White Giant.