Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Ada Bird'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1968, p.128, Reg.983: An 8-year old seedling that first bloomed 1962; originated by Ada Bird McDaniel, Eastman, Georgia, USA. Growth habit is dense and rapid. The dark green leaves average 10 cm long by 4.5 cm wide. The semi-double flower is 12.5 cm across, 7.5 cm deep and has 15 petals and 8 petaloids, white with yellow anthers and white filaments. Long lasting. Blooms mid-season.