Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Crimson Sunset'
» English Description
SCCS., 1942, Camellia Classification, p.3: Red peony form, 7.5 cm across. Early blooming. SCCS., 1950, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature, p.31: Deep pink to crimson. Large, full peony form. Medium, upright growth. Originated by Hearn Nursery, California, USA. Description from their catalogue of 1958: A ball type of good size and colour, varying in colour as the sunset, some plants rich pink, others crimson. A good bloomer, keeper and grower. Extra fragrant.