Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Adrianne Ila'
Species/Combination：C. pitardii × C. fraterna
» English Description
ACRS, 1995, Camellia News, No. 135, p.12, Reg. No. 453: Originated by Mrs. M. Baker, Fairlie Street, Macleod, Victoria, Australia. A chance seedling of C.pitardii x C.fraterna Snow Drop. First flowered 1993. A light to pale pink (RHS CC.75B-D) single flower of 7-9 petals with a few petaloids; 4.5 cm across x 2 cm deep. Early blooming and free flowering on a slow growing, weeping plant. Leaves grey-green, matt, flat, ovate, margins serrate, apices acuminate, 5 cm long x 2.5 cm wide. Petals notched, filaments in groups. Flowers shed whole, delicate perfume. Ideal pot plant.