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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Edna Parkes'
» English Description
ACRS., 1961, Camellia Annual, No.8, p.25, Reg. No.48: Originated by Mrs Edna Parkes, Victoria, Australia. Thought to be a seedling of The Czar, pollen parent unknown. The 7 year old plant first flowered 1960. Blooms mid-season to late. Incomplete double flower with petaloids and many stamens interwoven. Colour rose-pink, lightly veined carmine. Flower 10 cm in diameter. Plant habit, upright and vigorous.